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Pres. Office Denies Cabinet Reshuffle Early Feb.

Write: 2019-01-14 14:00:20Update: 2019-01-14 14:04:52

Pres. Office Denies Cabinet Reshuffle Early Feb.

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The presidential office has denied the possibility of a Cabinet reshuffle early next month, saying that the move won't come as fast as some media outlets have predicted.  

Presidential spokesperson Kim Eui-kyeom on Monday addressed recent media speculations that a reshuffle will be announced shortly after the Lunar New Year holidays beginning early February.  

Noting that speculations are causing confusion among government ministries, the spokesman asked the media to help a new tradition settle in for ministers to stay fully committed to their posts until their successor's inauguration.

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