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SOUTH KOREA

South Korea is a republic with powers shared between the president and the legislature. The president is chief of state and is elected for a term of 5 years. The 299 members of the unicameral National Assembly are elected to 4-year terms. South Korea's judicial system comprises a Supreme Court, appellate courts, and a Constitutional Court.
CURRENT GOVERNMENT
Pres. ROH Moo-hyun
Prime Min. HAN Duck-soo
Dep. Prime Min. KIM Shin-il
Dep. Prime Min. KIM Woo-sik
Dep. Prime Min. KWON O-kyu
Min. of Agriculture & Forestry PARK Hong-soo
Min. of Commerce, Industry, & Energy KIM Young-ju
Min. of Construction & Transportation  
Min. of Culture & Tourism KIM Myong-gon
Min. of Education & Human Resources KIM Shin-il
Min. of Environment LEE Chi-beom
Min. of Finance & Economy KWON O-kyu
Min. of Foreign Affairs & Trade SONG Min-soon
Min. of Gender Equality & Family JANG Ha-jin
Min. of Govt. Admin. & Home Affairs LEE Yong-sup
Min. of Govt. Legislation KIM Sun-wook
Min. of Govt. Policy & Coordination CHO Young-taek
Min. of Health & Welfare RHYU Si-min
Min. of Information & Communication ROH Jun-hyong
Min. of Justice KIM Sung-ho
Min. of Labor LEE Sang-soo
Min. of Maritime & Fisheries KIM Sung-jin
Min. of National Defense KIM Jang-soo
Min. of Planning & Budget CHANG Byoung-wan
Min. of Science & Technology KIM Woo-sik
Min. of Unification LEE Jae-joung
Chmn., Board of Audit & Inspection JEON Yun-churl
Chmn., Civil Service Commission KWON Oh-ryong
Chmn., Korea Independent Commission Against Corruption CHUNG Soung-jin
Head Commissioner, Presidential Truth Commission on Suspicious Deaths HAN Sang-bum
Chmn., Fair Trade Commission KANG Chul-kyu
Chmn., Financial Supervisory Commission YOON Jeung-hyun
Chmn., Korean Broadcasting Commission NOH Sung-dai
Chmn., Presidential Committee on the Northeast Asian Cooperation Initiative LEE Su-hoon
Pres., National Human Rights Commission KIM Chang-kuk
Chief of Staff, Office of the Pres. MOON Jae-in
Chief Sec. to the Pres. for National Policy, Office of the Pres. BYEON Yang-kyoon
Chief Sec. to the Pres. for Unification, Foreign, & Security Policy, Office of the Pres. BAEK Jong-chun
Dir., National Intelligence Service KIM Man-bok
Governor, Bank of Korea LEE Seong-tae
Ambassador to the US LEE Tae-sik
Permanent Representative to the UN, New York CHOI Young-jin