Edition:
United States
Pictures | Wed Nov 30, 2016 | 9:45am EST

Massive protests against South Korea's president

People attend a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People attend a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People attend a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
1 / 25
A member of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions shouts in front of Samsung's main building as they march during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A member of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions shouts in front of Samsung's main building as they march during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016....more

A member of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions shouts in front of Samsung's main building as they march during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
2 / 25
People march during a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. The signs read "Offender disturbing order of nation, Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People march during a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. The signs read "Offender disturbing order of nation, Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People march during a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. The signs read "Offender disturbing order of nation, Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
3 / 25
Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions march during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. The flags read "Step down, Park Geun-hye." REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions march during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. The flags read "Step down, Park Geun-hye." REUTERS/Kim...more

Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions march during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. The flags read "Step down, Park Geun-hye." REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
4 / 25
A member of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions holds a placard while chanting slogans during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. The placard reads "Step down, Park Geun-hye." REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A member of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions holds a placard while chanting slogans during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. The placard reads "Step...more

A member of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions holds a placard while chanting slogans during a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. The placard reads "Step down, Park Geun-hye." REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
5 / 25
Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions march with an effigy of South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a general strike calling for Park to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions march with an effigy of South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a general strike calling for Park to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions march with an effigy of South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a general strike calling for Park to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
6 / 25
A protester holds a computerized image of South Korean President Park Geun-hye at a candlelight protest demanding President Park step down over a recent influence-peddling scandal, in central Seoul, South Korea, November 18, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A protester holds a computerized image of South Korean President Park Geun-hye at a candlelight protest demanding President Park step down over a recent influence-peddling scandal, in central Seoul, South Korea, November 18, 2016. REUTERS/Kim...more

A protester holds a computerized image of South Korean President Park Geun-hye at a candlelight protest demanding President Park step down over a recent influence-peddling scandal, in central Seoul, South Korea, November 18, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
7 / 25
Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions attend a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions attend a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of Korean Confederation of Trade Unions attend a general strike calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in central Seoul, South Korea November 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
8 / 25
Protesters march with candles at a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. Picture taken using a slow shutter speed. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters march with candles at a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. Picture taken using a slow shutter speed. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters march with candles at a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. Picture taken using a slow shutter speed. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
9 / 25
A protester chants slogans during a protest denouncing South Korean President Park Geun-hye over a recent influence-peddling scandal in central Seoul, South Korea, October 29, 2016. The banner reads, "Call for Park Geun-hye to step down". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A protester chants slogans during a protest denouncing South Korean President Park Geun-hye over a recent influence-peddling scandal in central Seoul, South Korea, October 29, 2016. The banner reads, "Call for Park Geun-hye to step down". REUTERS/Kim...more

A protester chants slogans during a protest denouncing South Korean President Park Geun-hye over a recent influence-peddling scandal in central Seoul, South Korea, October 29, 2016. The banner reads, "Call for Park Geun-hye to step down". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
10 / 25
Riot policemen block a road leading to the Presidential Blue House during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Riot policemen block a road leading to the Presidential Blue House during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Riot policemen block a road leading to the Presidential Blue House during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
11 / 25
People chant slogans during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. The signs read "Step down Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People chant slogans during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. The signs read "Step down Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People chant slogans during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. The signs read "Step down Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
12 / 25
Protesters shout slogans after they are blocked by riot policemen in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters shout slogans after they are blocked by riot policemen in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016....more

Protesters shout slogans after they are blocked by riot policemen in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
13 / 25
People argue with a supporter of Park Geun-hye (bottom) during a protest calling for Park to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. The placard reads "Step down Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People argue with a supporter of Park Geun-hye (bottom) during a protest calling for Park to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. The placard reads "Step down Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People argue with a supporter of Park Geun-hye (bottom) during a protest calling for Park to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. The placard reads "Step down Park Geun-hye". REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
14 / 25
A man holding an umbrella and placard that reads "Step down Park Geun-hye" crosses a road during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down as it snows in Central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man holding an umbrella and placard that reads "Step down Park Geun-hye" crosses a road during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down as it snows in Central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A man holding an umbrella and placard that reads "Step down Park Geun-hye" crosses a road during a protest calling for Park Geun-hye to step down as it snows in Central Seoul, South Korea, November 26, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
15 / 25
South Korean policemen block the road as farmers march with their trucks toward Seoul to attend a weekend protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, at a tollgate in Ansung, South Korea, November 25, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

South Korean policemen block the road as farmers march with their trucks toward Seoul to attend a weekend protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, at a tollgate in Ansung, South Korea, November 25, 2016. REUTERS/Kim...more

South Korean policemen block the road as farmers march with their trucks toward Seoul to attend a weekend protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, at a tollgate in Ansung, South Korea, November 25, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
16 / 25
Protesters shout slogans after they are blocked by riot policemen in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during their march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters shout slogans after they are blocked by riot policemen in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during their march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim...more

Protesters shout slogans after they are blocked by riot policemen in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during their march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
17 / 25
Riot policemen block demonstrators on a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Riot policemen block demonstrators on a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Riot policemen block demonstrators on a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
18 / 25
A demonstrator shouts to riot policemen who block protesters in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A demonstrator shouts to riot policemen who block protesters in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim...more

A demonstrator shouts to riot policemen who block protesters in a road nearby the presidential Blue House during the protesters' march calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
19 / 25
Protesters holding candles march toward the presidential Blue House during an anti-government rally in central Seoul on November 19, 2016, aimed at forcing South Korean President Park Geun-Hye to resign over a corruption scandal. REUTERS/Jung Yeon-Je/Pool

Protesters holding candles march toward the presidential Blue House during an anti-government rally in central Seoul on November 19, 2016, aimed at forcing South Korean President Park Geun-Hye to resign over a corruption scandal. REUTERS/Jung...more

Protesters holding candles march toward the presidential Blue House during an anti-government rally in central Seoul on November 19, 2016, aimed at forcing South Korean President Park Geun-Hye to resign over a corruption scandal. REUTERS/Jung Yeon-Je/Pool
Close
20 / 25
People stand behind barricades on a road leading to the Presidential Blue House during a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People stand behind barricades on a road leading to the Presidential Blue House during a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People stand behind barricades on a road leading to the Presidential Blue House during a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
21 / 25
Protesters shout slogans at a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters shout slogans at a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Protesters shout slogans at a protest calling South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
22 / 25
A man holds a mock sword and shouts slogans during a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A man holds a mock sword and shouts slogans during a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

A man holds a mock sword and shouts slogans during a protest calling for South Korean President Park Geun-hye to step down, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
Close
23 / 25
Homeless men nap in front of supporters of South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a rally opposing calls for her resignation, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Homeless men nap in front of supporters of South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a rally opposing calls for her resignation, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Homeless men nap in front of supporters of South Korean President Park Geun-hye during a rally opposing calls for her resignation, in Seoul, South Korea, November 19, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
24 / 25
People sit in front of a giant cut-out of President Park Geun-hye during a rally calling for President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People sit in front of a giant cut-out of President Park Geun-hye during a rally calling for President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

People sit in front of a giant cut-out of President Park Geun-hye during a rally calling for President Park Geun-hye to step down in central Seoul, South Korea, November 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Close
25 / 25

Next Slideshows

Plane carrying Brazilian soccer team crashes

A chartered plane carrying Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense to the biggest game in its history crashes in the Colombian mountains.

Nov 30 2016

Havana hosts massive tribute to Fidel

Cuba's leftist allies and Washington's top diplomat in Havana join a sprawling throng of Cubans to commemorate Fidel Castro.

Nov 29 2016

First 'Fight for $15' protest since Trump win

Scores of demonstrators are arrested as U.S. fast-food and airport workers led nationwide protests for higher pay and union rights.

Nov 29 2016

Last stand for Aleppo's rebels

Syria and its allies aim to drive rebels from Aleppo before Trump takes office as pro-government forces surge to their biggest victories in the city for years.

Nov 29 2016

MORE IN PICTURES

Today in Sports

Today in Sports

Our top sports photography of the day.

Zimbabwe's ruling party fires Mugabe

Zimbabwe's ruling party fires Mugabe

Zimbabwe's ruling party fires Robert Mugabe as its leader and gives the 93-year-old less than 24 hours to quit as head of state or face impeachment.

Fiery protests in Greece

Fiery protests in Greece

Protesters clash with police following a rally marking the 44th anniversary of a 1973 student uprising against the military dictatorship that was ruling Greece.

Tesla unveils Semi and Roadster

Tesla unveils Semi and Roadster

Tesla debuts an electric heavy duty truck and new $200,000 sports car.

Delhi's toxic smog

Delhi's toxic smog

A thick cloud of toxic smog 12 times the recommended limit has enveloped India's capital New Delhi.

Kenyan opposition leader returns

Kenyan opposition leader returns

Kenyan police try to disperse supporters cheering a convoy carrying opposition leader Raila Odinga from the airport to central Nairobi.

Best of the Latin Grammys

Best of the Latin Grammys

Highlights from the 18th Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas.

Latin Grammy red carpet

Latin Grammy red carpet

Fashion and style from the Latin Grammy Awards.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast