South Korea president's overseas tour marred by controversy

South Korea president's overseas tour marred by controversy

Gaffes, controversy overshadow South Korea's Yoon trips to UN, London A series of gaffes and controversies is overshadowing South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol's first major overseas tour, sending his ratings plunging and inviting scathing criticism from some lawmakers even within his own party. This week, Yoon visited London for the funeral of Queen Elizabeth and then New York in his first U.S. trip to attend the UN General Assembly, before arriving in Canada on Thursday. In the highest profile controversy, …