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  • South Korea – Voting Rights of Foreign Residents

    South Korea – Voting Rights of Foreign Residents

    According to information received from the Seoul Metropolitan Election Commission, some expatriates (foreign residents) in Korea are permitted to vote in referenda or in regional elections. (This does not apply to general or presidential elections.) Only the following expatriates are eligible to vote: Foreigners, aged 19 and older, holding an F-5 visa, who have lived [...]

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