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South Korea ex-culture minister charged over artist blacklist

Feb 07, 2017 - 2:51 PM

Cho Yoon Sun 50 is accused of secretly compiling the vast list to starve the artists – among them filmmakers authors painters and more – of state subsidies and private funding and to put them under state surveillance

This picture taken on January 20, 2017 shows South Korea's Culture Minister Cho Yoon-Sun (C) arriving at court for a hearing to review the issuing of her arrest warrant at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul. Jung Yeon-Je/AFP