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South Korean president warns of crackdown as truckers' strike enters second day

South Korean president warns of crackdown as truckers’ strike enters second day

By Ju-min Park and Heekyong Yang SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol has warned that the government may intervene to break up a national truckers’ strike, describing it as an illegal and unacceptable move to hold the national supply chain “hostage” for an economic crisis. Thousands of unionized truckers launched their second major …

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Tesla safety at center of South Korean lawsuit over fatal crash

Tesla safety at center of South Korean lawsuit over fatal crash

SEOUL, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Two years ago, in an upscale Seoul neighborhood, a white Tesla Model X slammed into the wall of a parking lot. The fire accident killed a prominent lawyer – a close friend of the South Korean president. Prosecutors have charged the driver with manslaughter. He blames Tesla. Choi Woan-jong, who …

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