President Moon Jae-in accepted Prosecutor General Yoon Seok-yeol's appreciation.

Chung Man-ho, chief communication officer of the Blue House, held a press conference today (4th) and said, "President Moon accepted Yoon's appreciation from the Prosecutor General."

A senior Blue House official said, "The resignation of President Yun has been received by the Ministry of Justice, and administrative proceedings will proceed in the future."

He added that the appointment of a successor prosecutor general will also be conducted in accordance with the procedures prescribed by law.

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