A political party led by right-wing pastor Jun Kwang-hoon said Thursday that it will go ahead and hold a three-day street walking event to celebrate Liberation Day in defiance of warnings by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and police.
Rev. Jun Kwang-hoon, a right-wing pastor best known for his aggressive attacks on the liberal government, was acquitted by a local court Wednesday on charges of breaching electoral law and defaming President Moon Jae-in.
The Seoul city government sued the Sarang Jeil Church and its head pastor Friday for some 4 billion won ($3.4 million) in damages related to the coronavirus cluster connected to its adherents. “Because the church and its pastor Jun Kwang-hoon...
Rev. Jun Kwang-hoon, the controversial pastor of a Presbyterian church that sparked Korea’s second-largest coronavirus outbreak last month, was placed behind bars again Monday after a local court revoked his bail.
Jun Kwang-hoon, the controversial pastor under fire for stirring churchgoers of Sarang Jeil Church to defy administrative orders on quarantine actions, fumed at the government upon release from hospital after he tested positive...
Rev. Jun Kwang-hoon of the Sarang Jeil Church adamantly refused to take responsibility for the recent spike in cases Thursday, while calling on churches nationwide to “combine forces” to fight the Moon Jae-in administration’s "injustice."
Rev. Jun Kwang-hoon, the politically controversial pastor at the center of Korea’s second-largest coronavirus outbreak, slammed President Moon Jae-in Wednesday morning as he was discharged from the hospital for virus treatment.
Elder statesman Yoo Ihn-tae, a former lawmaker of the Democratic Party (DP), knows no fear. When he was sentenced to death for student activism by the Park Chung Hee regime in his 20s, he burst into laughter. “It was crazy. How...
New virus cases in Korea on Thursday topped 300 for the first time since March, with authorities struggling to clamp down on a wildfire contagion among followers of right-wing churches.
The nominee to head the National Tax Service (NTS) stressed that he would focus on cracking down on illegal real estate activity and look into any tax dodging involving pastor Jun Kwang-hoon, whose church is at the center of the Covid-19 resurgence.