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2008/02/24 11:02 KST
Lee to be sworn in as president Monday

By Yoo Cheong-mo
SEOUL, Feb. 24 (Yonhap) -- Lee Myung-bak will be sworn in as South Korea's 17th president in a ceremony scheduled to take place in front of the National Assembly in Yeouido, central Seoul, Monday morning.

Following an hour-long pre-ceremony show that begins at 10 a.m., Lee's inaugural ceremony will proceed in the following order: playing of the national anthem, inaugural oath, performances by military band and honor guard, firing of gun salutes and inaugural address.