Scheduled to file a complaint with the Seoul Metropolitan Government at 3:00 pm “The repeated publicity of fake news is malicious”
The Office of the President announced on the 30th that it would file a complaint against Democratic Party spokesman Kim Eui-gyeom for defamation, which raised additional allegations of stock price manipulation against Mrs. Kim Kun-hee, the wife of President Yoon Seok-yeol .
The President’s office announced in a press release that day that it would file a complaint with the Seoul Metropolitan Police Agency against Speaker Kim for “violation of the Act on Promotion of Information and Communication Network Use and Information Protection” (defamation). .
The executive officer in the President’s Office, who is responsible for related work, will receive the complaint at 3:00pm on the same day.
The President’s office said, “It is malicious to repeatedly publish categorically false news that ‘suspicion of stock price manipulation by the president’s spouse has been revealed’ in the absence of the slightest facts about who, when, and by what means related to stock. price manipulation and how they were involved. Rather, it violates the people’s right to know.”
Then, he said that there is no basis for Speaker Kim’s claim that the ‘Woori Technology’ item is the operation stock. “He has never been charged or investigated by the Financial Supervisory Service, and he is not under trial. “He testified against him,” he added.
The presidential office insisted, “The fact that the president’s spouse ‘simply traded certain stocks’ 13 years ago cannot be turned into ‘stock price manipulation’ without any basis.”
At the same time, “the basis is that a certain company reporter saw the ‘stock sale details’ while attending the third trial in November last year, but even in that article, he reported that he did not know the stock purchase . period, quantity, or details of trading at all.” .
The president’s office said, “It has been judged that it is difficult to condone the continued spread of false information and ridicule by saying ‘welcome charge’ as a secondary crime.”
Earlier, in a written briefing on the 27th, Spokesman Kim said, “It was revealed that Mrs. Kim was involved in another stock price manipulation.
Following Deutsche Motors, this time, it was revealed that Mrs Kim sold 200,000 shares of Woori Technology through the mouth of the prosecutor in court.
The account of President Yun’s mother-in-law, Choi Eun-soon, was also said to have been used. “
Speaker Kim issued a statement on the accusations policy of the Office of the President the day before and said, “I welcome you with both hands up,” and said, “It is a good opportunity to properly investigate Mrs. Kim .”
Regarding the suspicion of a ‘Cheongdam-dong drinking party’ raised by spokesman Kim last year, the president’s office added, “Given that the fake news of the Cheongdam-dong drinking party has already been reported elsewhere and is investigation, it was not included in this complaint.”
The president’s office charged opposition politicians twice last year.
In November last year, the main council member of the Democratic Party, Jang Kyung-tae, said that photos of a visit to a child with heart disease in Cambodia by Ms.
He also filed a police complaint against former Justice Party lawmaker Kim Jong-dae, who raised suspicions that a storyteller known as ‘Perforation’ was involved in the search for a presidential residence.