Report: South Korean prosecutors seek arrest of ex-president Park

Seoul (dpa) – South Korean prosecutors on Monday requested the arrest of former president Park Geun Hye over corruption allegations, local media reported. According to the Yonhap news agency, Park faces charges of “bribery, abuse of power, coercion and leaking government secrets” relating to the scandal surrounding her confidante Choi Soon Sil. “A lot of evidence…