Former South Korean President Chun Doo-hwan dies

Former South Korean military strongman Chun Doo-hwan, who took power in a 1979 coup and brutally crushed pro-democracy protests before being jailed for misdemeanors in office, died on Tuesday. He was 90 years old. Emergency officials said Chun died at his home. Police had earlier said that Chun had suffered a heart attack and emergency … Read more