The leader of the minor opposition People's Party Ahn Cheol-soo has declared his candidacy for the 2022 Presidential Race.
On Monday the former doctor-slash-software engineer turned politician announced the news at the National Assembly,
While his party's election committee will accept applications for its primary for another two days, Ahn will likely be the sole candidate.
This would make it his 3rd Presidential Election.
In his first presidential run in 2012, he withdrew from the race with less than a month to go to give his support to current President Moon Jae-in.
In the last Presidential Election, he finished 3rd with more than 21 percent of the vote.