Politicians also continued to visit the


mortuary. Both the ruling and opposition politicians mentioned that the deceased had historical responsibilities and achievements, but voiced that he was different from Chun Doo-hwan.

Reporter Lee Hyun-young pointed out the background.


President Moon Jae-in, who is leaving for Europe tomorrow (28th), sent harmony to Roh Tae-woo's funeral this afternoon.

"There are not many historical mistakes, such as the forced suppression of May 18 and the military coup on December 12, but there were also achievements such as the successful hosting of the 1988 Olympics, the promotion of the Northern Policy, and the adoption of the Inter-Korean Basic Agreement," he said.

Jo Moon was replaced by President Yoo Young-min, chief of staff.

[Young-min Yoo / Chief of Staff of the President: There are quite a few achievements and merits, so various opinions of the people do not differ.] It

is a compromise between the opposition of the progressive camp and courtesy as the incumbent president.

Democratic presidential candidate Lee Jae-myung also paid a condolences, and also discussed the merits and demerits.

[Lee Jae-myung / Democratic Party Presidential Candidate: The size of the light will never cover the shadow. Nevertheless, I appreciate that you made the minimum effort you can.] In

the meantime, the passport made clear the policy of differentiation from Mr. Chun Doo-hwan.

CEO Song Young-gil emphasized that unlike Mr. Noh, he would revise the law so that Mr.

Four months before the presidential election, it seems meaningful to increase moderate scalability through rational discrimination and to check former Prosecutor General Yoon Seok-yeol over the controversy surrounding Chun Doo-hwan.

The People's Power also made it clear that it would keep a distance from Mr.

[Lee Jun-seok / Representative of the People's Power: Unlike the former President Chun Doo-hwan's family, (Roh Tae-woo) continued efforts to pay the fine...

.] It

is interpreted as the foundation for the presidential election to appeal to the middle class and the people of Honam.

Ahn Cheol-soo, leader of the People's Party, who weighs the presidential run, also joined the condolence politics.

The candidates for the People's Power presidential primary visit each other's mortuary this afternoon after a tour of the Gangwon region.

(Video coverage: Kim Heung-gi·Kim Yong-woo, video editing: Jeong Seong-hoon)   

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