In South Korea, the Gwangju blame game goes on

As South Koreans remember the Gwangju Uprising of May 18-27, 1980, in which more than 200 died, many continue the long-standing habit of looking for outsiders to blame. General Chun Doo-hwan, General Roh Tae-woo and their fellow South Korean army coup-plotters are the obvious culprits, since they were the ones who sent hardened special forces […]