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Although it is unknown whether North Korea will even participate in the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic Games, one cannot help but feel that the incredible support of the South Korean people at Gangneung Hockey Center will influence the decision.
interview
Asia Society Korea caught up with Ambassador Choi to discuss his first few months in office.
The Korea Center continued its hosting of high profile events during the month of March with a special dinner at Habib House, the residence of the Ambassador of the United States to Korea.
The Korea Center looks forward to working closely with the new arrivals in promoting a deeper understanding of Asia around the world.
We were delighted to have been invited to the 2017 Indian Food Festival hosted by the Embassy of India.
We continue our World Heritage Series this month with a trip to Gyeongju Historic Areas, an area often labelled as “the world’s largest museum without walls."
Three years ago, the nation watched in horror as the Sewol ferry slowly sank, claiming the lives of 304 passengers, mostly students.
While fried chicken and beer has become something of a Korean cultural export over the last decade, few expected it to be a diplomatic fulcrum point for the growing security crisis on the peninsula.
report
Following months of political unrest and turmoil, South Korea’s Constitutional Court has formally removed President Park Geun-hye from office.
The second installment of our World Heritage Series sees us take a trip to Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes, South Korea’s only natural site to make the revered list of United Nation designated list.

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