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Now I Get It: Why South Korea held its presidential election early

South Koreans have elected a new president, Moon Jae-in, who is a liberal. The election wasn’t supposed to happen until December, but former President Park Geun-hye was ousted from office and now sits behind bars awaiting trial. Yahoo News and Finance Anchor Bianna Golodryga looks at how South Korea’s first female president ended up here.