- On Friday, President Park Geun-hye became the first South Korean president to be impeached
- Euny Hong: However, Americans should not expect Trump to suffer a similar fate
Euny Hong is the author of "The Birth of Korean Cool: How One Nation is Conquering the World through Pop Culture" (Picador 2014) and "Kept: A Comedy of Sex and Manners" (Simon & Schuster 2006). She was previously an editor at France 24 in Paris, a columnist at the Financial Times, and a Fulbright Young Journalists Fellow in Berlin. The views expressed in this commentary are her own.
(CNN)South Korea's first female president, Park Geun-hye, is now also the nation's first impeached president. The Korean Constitutional Court on Friday voted unanimously to remove her from office, and snap elections for a new president will be held within 60 days.