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Park Geun-Hye, the daughter of assassinated dictator Park Chung-Hee, speaks after she was elected as a presidential candidate during a national convention of the New Frontier Party for a presidential primary in Goyang, north of Seoul, on August 20, 2012. South Korea's ruling party overwhelmingly voted for veteran politician Park Geun-Hye as its presidential candidate, the first time a major Korean party has chosen a woman to run for the post. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/GettyImages)
Park Geun-Hye, the daughter of assassinated dictator Park Chung-Hee, speaks after she was elected as a presidential candidate during a national convention of the New Frontier Party for a presidential primary in Goyang, north of Seoul, on August 20, 2012. South Korea's ruling party overwhelmingly voted for veteran politician Park Geun-Hye as its presidential candidate, the first time a major Korean party has chosen a woman to run for the post. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/GettyImages)

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