Almost 700,000 citizens call for Yoon’s impeachment in online petition

President Yoon Suk Yeol speaks during a mental health committee meeting in Gwangjin District, Seoul, Wednesday. Yonhap

President Yoon Suk Yeol is facing increasing impeachment calls on the National Assembly’s public petition website, with nearly 700,000 users concurring with a post claiming that Yoon should be impeached for “the omnishambles that South Korea is facing.”

The petition, which calls for the Assembly to table an impeachment bill for Yoon, gained approvals from 695,595 as of 11:20 a.m., Sunday, just seven days after it secured 230,000 토토 approvals on June 23. Users have been queuing throughout the weekend, as around 7,000 of them were simultaneously attempting to enter the website, resulting in delayed access for about 20 minutes to over an hour.

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