Park Hong-geun “Clear political repression” vs Kwon Seong-dong “War on crime”

Democratic Party leader Lee Jae-myung writes a guestbook before visiting the May 18th National Cemetery in Buk-gu, Gwangju on the morning of the 2nd. Gwangju = Newsis

Jungkook freezes as the prosecution informs Lee Jae-myung, the leader of the ruling Democratic Party, of a summons. As the first regular parliamentary session of the Yun Seok-yeol administration began, the Democratic Party strongly opposes it, saying it is a clear ‘political oppression’, and the opposition is clashing head-on, saying it is a ‘war on crime’ from which the power of the people cannot back down.

Park Hong-geun, floor leader of the Democratic Party, said on the 2nd, “The intent of the former prosecutor-general president, whose purpose was not state affairs, has become clear. ” he said.

At the Supreme Council meeting held at the Kimdaejung Convention Center in Gwangju on the same day, floor leader Park announced on the first day of the regular National Assembly an unprecedented event that “the political prosecution will mobilize the Yoon Seok-yeol regime’s escort to summon the leader of the first opposition party.” It has only been four days since CEO Lee took office,” he said.

“People’s livelihood economy has been left behind,” Park said. He said, “There is no public who doesn’t know that the Yoon Seok-yeol administration is focused on the Republic of Prosecutors’ Office for political retaliation now,” he said.

He said, “It is a clear political repression to summon the opposition party leader over the remarks that have been confirmed to be factual, as well as the answers to the government audit and the contents of the media interviews,” he said. The people will never stand by the Republic of Prosecutor Yoon Seok-yeol, who is obsessed with political retaliation while closing their eyes on the overflowing suspicions surrounding living power, such as invitations to the president’s inauguration and omission of expensive bail reports.”

Democratic Party floor leader Park Hong-geun (second from left) speaks at a policy coordination meeting held at the National Assembly on the 1st. photo co-op

Jin Seong-joon, senior deputy floor leader, also said, “I requested attendance even though it was clear that the contents could not be considered false. there,” he said.
In an interview with MBC Radio’s ‘Kim Jong-bae’s Focus’, Jin also said, “The relationship between the ruling and opposition parties will not run smoothly. ” he said.

When asked if he saw it as a plan of the passport rather than the sole judgment of the prosecution, he said, “I think so. “He said.

On the other hand, floor leader Kwon Seong-dong of People’s Power said, “Despite allegations of numerous crimes against Rep. Lee Jae-myung, the Democratic Party made him the party leader by sending overwhelming support.” ” he said.

On the same day, floor leader Kwon posted on his Facebook page, “Look at the allegations raised by Lee during the election period.” It is difficult to even enumerate the controversy over preferential treatment, severe disciplinary action and retaliation for civil servants in Namyangju.”

In addition, floor leader Kwon said, “The Democratic Party lied every time that Lee’s criminal allegations appeared, and when the lies were revealed, they tried to cover them up with lies and rhetoric again. It was overflowing with ” he said.

He said, “The prosecution’s summons notice is about false facts, that is, lies. It is only just beginning,” he said.

People’s Power Floor Leader Kwon Seong-dong (center) attends the Standing National Committee held at the National Assembly Hall in Yeouido, Seoul on the morning of the 2nd to vote on the amendment of the Party Constitution. photo co-op

In addition, floor leader Kwon said, “The aide to Representative Lee’s office delivered the summons and said it was war.” “That’s right. This is a ‘war on crime’ and a war from which we cannot back down.”

In a meeting with reporters at the National Assembly that day, he also said, “This case is not a war between the prosecution and CEO Lee, but a war against crimes against numerous allegations such as Daejang-dong, Baekhyeon-dong, and Seongnam FC that President Lee is receiving.” You have to attend and explain your position,” he said.

Sung Il-jong, chairman of the policy committee, also said, “What is war and what is political retaliation?” in relation to the Democratic Party’s objection to ‘political retaliation’.

In an interview with KBS Radio’s ‘Choi Kyung-young’s Strongest Current Affairs’ on the same day, the sex policy committee chairperson said, “Now we are judging about false facts. A lot of lawmakers go there and get investigated. He said, “If he actively takes the initiative and comes out proudly, his position will become stronger and he will have a much better position within the party in the next election,” he said.

Earlier, the prosecution notified Democratic Party leader Lee to appear at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors’ Office on the 6th to be investigated on charges of publicizing false information under the Public Official Election Act during the presidential election campaign in connection with the suspicion of preferential treatment for development projects in Daejang-dong and Baekhyeon-dong, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do.

Reporter Ko Seong-ho [email protected]

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