Choi Soon-sil's Daughter on Way Back to Korea

      May 31, 2017 11:53

      Chung Yoo-ra, the daughter of ex-President Park Geun-hye's confidante Choi Soon-sil, on Tuesday boarded a plane in Copenhagen that returns her to Korea.

      Chung had been held in Aalborg, a small town in Denmark, since January while extradition proceedings were underway.

      Chung Yoo-ra arrive at Copenhagen Airport in Denmark on Tuesday. /Yonhap

      She is expected to land at Incheon International Airport at around 3 p.m. Wednesday and will be taken directly to the Seoul Central District Prosecutors Office for questioning.

      Chung is thought to have been a major beneficiary of her mother's vast slush funds and is charged with wrangling illegal favors from a range of organizations.

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