Doctors shout slogans during a rally to protest against the government's plan to raise the annual enrollment quota at medical schools, near the Presidential Office in Seoul on Feb. 25, 2024.
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In South Korea, a Doctors' Strike Could Play in Yoon's Favor Ahead of Legislative Elections

Mar 1, 2024 | 20:14 GMT

The president will try to capitalize on voters' frustration with the ongoing strike to secure a conservative majority in the National Assembly, which would enable him to more avidly pursue his pro-business agenda and deterrence strategy against North Korea.

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