Former South Korean leader Lee Myung-bak to be questioned over bribery claims

South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday summoned conservative former president Lee Myung-bak for questioning as a criminal suspect in a bribery scandal, the country’s latest former head of state to be investigated.
“We need to investigate former president Lee to find the truth in a transparent and effective manner,” Yonhap news agency quoted an unidentified Seoul prosecutor as saying.
Allegations of corruption involving the 76-year-old’s relatives and aides during his 2008-…