Prosecutors investigating the Moon Jae-in government's 'Ministry of Industry blacklist' have requested an arrest warrant for former Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Baek Un-gyu.

The 6th Criminal Division of the Seoul Eastern District Prosecutors' Office today (13th) requested a preliminary arrest warrant for former Minister Baek on charges of forcing the resignation of the heads of public power companies under the Ministry of Industry and Trade in the early days of the Moon administration (obstructing the exercise of the right to abuse of power). said.

On the 9th of this month, the prosecution summoned former Minister Baek as a suspect and investigated for about 14 hours.

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