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URGENT ¥¥¥ Park sworn in as S. Korea's first female president

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Park Geun-Hye, the daughter of South Korea's late military strongman Park Chung-Hee, was sworn in as the country's first female president on Monday.

Park took the oath of office at an inauguration ceremony attended by 70,000 people in front of the National Assembly building in Seoul.

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http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/urgent-park-sworn-s-koreas-first-female-president