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Obama,South Korean president discuss regional issues

Jun 17 2013, 6:16pm CDT | by

Washington, June 18 (IANS) US President Barack Obama and South Korean President Park Geun-hye have held discussion on regional issues over phone, the White House said Monday.

Washington, June 18 — US President Barack Obama and South Korean President Park Geun-hye have held discussion on regional issues over phone, the White House said Monday. The two leaders discussed...

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Obama,South Korean president discuss regional issues

Jun 17 2013, 6:16pm CDT | by

Washington, June 18 (IANS) US President Barack Obama and South Korean President Park Geun-hye have held discussion on regional issues over phone, the White House said Monday.

Washington, June 18 — US President Barack Obama and South Korean President Park Geun-hye have held discussion on regional issues over phone, the White House said Monday.

The two leaders discussed situation in the Korean Peninsula, and agreed to maintain "close communication and coordination" in pursuing the "denuclearisation" of North Korea, Xinhua reported.

The Sunday evening conversation was designed to build on discussions from Park's recent visit to Washington, the White House said.

During Park's visit to Washington in May, Obama had reiterated the US defence commitment to South Korea with both conventional and nuclear forces.

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Open Letter to the Korean President: 61 Years After Armistice, Democracy Is More Vital Than Ever

Jul 27 2014 1:46pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Open Letter To Her Excellency Park Geun-hye, President, Republic of Korea Dear Madame President, As someone who, during 16 years in the United States Congress, has celebrated the US-South Korean friendship and who maintains deep ties with the Korean community in the United States, I respectfully write to express my concern about the policies of your government, which are anti-democratic and which discredit the sacrifices that American soldiers made so many years ago in Korea ...
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