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Yoon to mark first 100 days in office amid unusually low approval ratings

Aug 14, 2022

Seoul [South Korea], August 14: One hundred days into office, President Yoon Suk-yeol has seen his approval ratings more than halve to somewhere around 25 percent in the wake of unpopular personnel appointments and policy proposals, but no dramatic remedies are in sight.Yoon was inaugurated on May 10 after winning the election by a margin of 0.73 percentage point, the closest vote ever in South Korea's history, foreshadowing a tough battle to win the hearts of not only his opponents but also the public at large.Source: Yonhap