Hot mic catches South Korean leader Yoon Suk Yeol swearing about US lawmakers

Yoon Suk Yeol appears to have made the remark after meeting US President Joe Biden at a conference for the Global Fund in New York on Wednesday.

South Korean president caught swearing on hot mic after talk

Yoon Suk-yeol was caught swearing after a chat with Joe Biden on the sidelines of the UN general assembly that reportedly lasted less than a minute. Speaking as he left an event in New York, Yoon was caught by a 'hot' microphone, saying to aides: 'How could Biden not lose face if these fuckers do not pass it in Congress?' This was apparently in reference to Biden’s push to increase the US contribution to the Global Fund to Fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria, which would require congressional approval

The blunders and controversies are overshadowed by Yoon S. Korea's trips to the United Nations in London

A series of blunders and controversies overshadow South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol’s first major overseas trip, causing his ratings to drop and encourage scathing criticism from some lawmakers, even within his own party.

South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol used what might be described as undiplomatic language to refer to US politicians

"How could Biden not lose damn face if these f***ers do not pass it in Congress?" Mr Yoon was caught saying to his aides afterwards in footage that went viral in South Korea.

'Stupid son of a bi***': US President Biden caught on hot mic insulting reporter, apologises later

Fox News reporter Peter Doocy said that US President Joe Biden reached out to him “within an hour” of the incident by calling his cell phone.