This week, from June to July, is a so-called 'Super Week', when the presidential clocks of the ruling and opposition parties are busy.

To summarize the schedule of the presidential candidates, first of all, in the opposition, former Prosecutor General Yoon Seok-yeol and Rep. Hong Jun-pyo will each challenge for the presidency tomorrow (29th).

In the Democratic Party, the registration of candidates for the preliminary election started today, and Governor Choi Moon-soon cut off the first tape.

Gyeonggi Governor Lee Jae-myung plans to run for president on Thursday, the 1st of next month, and former CEO Nak-yeon Lee plans to run for president on Monday next week.

And former Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun and Rep. Lee Kwang-jae joined hands to unify by the 5th of next month.

So first, let's start with the news of the passport where the gunshots rang out in the primary race.

This is reporter Kang Min-woo.


The first registrant of the Democratic Party's presidential primary candidate is Gangwon Governor Choi Moon-soon, who ran from Chuncheon, Gangwon, early in the morning.

[Moon-soon Choi/Governor of Gangwon: Let me open the door for the 20th presidential election, this is the first registration, including the opposition and opposition



Gyeonggi Governor Lee Jae-myung, former President Lee Nak-yeon, and former Prime Minister Jeong Sye-kyun, etc. I plan to register the day after tomorrow.

On the 1st of next month, Governor Lee Jae-myung, and on the 5th, former CEO Nak-yeon Lee will hold a non-face-to-face declaration ceremony.

Among the primary candidates, the first unification promise also appeared.

Jeongsegyun ago geotinde Prime yigwangjae Senator the hands,

[jeongsegyun / Former Prime Minister: through deep dialogue and agreed to call the regime's re-creation is the first one of our guys until July 5]

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[Lee Kwang-jae / Democratic Party member: There is no 'anti-Lee Jae-myung solidarity' to say clearly here. Currently, I plan to focus on unification with Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun.] The

Democratic Party Presidential Election Planning Team is struggling to come up with a box office card.

A plan to eliminate the joint speeches by region and increase the number of TV discussions to four or more is being discussed first.

[Kang Hoon-sik/Director of the Democratic Party's Presidential Planning Team: As long as the constitution and rules of the party are not changed, we will accept any proposal that can make the primary election dynamic.]

The Democratic Party's primary planning team will hold a second meeting tomorrow, and they are planning to actively review methods that have not been seen in the past presidential primary contests, such as recruiting entertainment producers or YouTubers, one-on-one final discussions, and three-person group matches.

(Video coverage: Park Jin-ho, Kim Seung-tae, Video editing: Kim Jin-won) 

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