Justice Party candidate Shim Sang-jung set out to differentiate himself from the Democratic Party, saying the candlelight government had failed.

Also, candidate Ahn Cheol-soo of the People's Party visited Daegu and Gyeongbuk regions, which have strong conservative votes, as the first place to visit after the unification proposal.

This content was compiled by Lee Hyun-young, a reporter.


Justice Party presidential candidate Shim Sang-jung attending a public debate.

People's Power candidate Yoon Seok-yeol's remarks referring to the 'Moon Jae-in government investigation into corruption' were criticized as "worst remarks".

At the same time, he also asked President Moon Jae-in not to step into the election campaign.

Candidate Shim, who dismissed the possibility of unification with Democratic Party candidate Lee Jae-myung, saying, 'There is no unification in his dictionary,' rather established a relationship with the Democratic Party.

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Sang-jung / Justice Party Presidential Candidate: Above all, this election is an election in which the regime judgment theory following the failure of the candlelight government works.]

Ahn Cheol-soo, the presidential candidate of the People's Party, chose Daegu and Gyeongbuk, the "heart of conservatives," as his first destination after he proposed unification to candidate Yoon Seok-yeol.

POSCO emphasized that it should not leave Pohang, and the Seongju Air Force Base refuted Yun Seok-yeol's claim to deploy additional THAAD.

[Ahn Cheol-soo/People's Party Presidential Candidate: KAMD, first focus on developing a Korean-style missile defense system, and THAAD is the next priority...


He visited the Seomun Mayor of Daegu and criticized the giant bipartisan parties, saying, "We must defeat the vested powers to create a society where honest people prosper."

Candidate Ahn will visit the birthplace of former President Park Chung-hee in Gumi after starting the official election campaign with greetings on the way to work in downtown Daegu on the morning of the 15th.

(Video coverage: Yang Doo-won, video editing: Won Yang)