group of military officers in South Korea

Hanahoi (Group of One) was one of South Korea's power elite from 1979-93. The group monopolized strategic military posts and produced major political leaders, including two presidents: Chun Doo-hwan and Roh Tae-woo.[1]

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  1. Wong, Joseph; Friedman, Edward (2008). Political Transitions in Dominant Party Systems: Learning to Lose. Routledge. p. 186. ISBN 978-1-134-03280-8.