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Unfortunately, Ambassador Paterson’s time in Korea is coming to an end; Asia Society caught up with the 2015 “Asian Ambassador of the Year” to talk about his experiences over the past 3 ½ years.
Yvonne Kim, Executive Director at the Asia Society Korea Center met with H.E. Mr. Mohamed Ali Nafti, Ambassador of Tunisia to Korea, to discuss the road to democracy, his hopes for the future and Korea-Tunisia relations.
Steven shares his insights on two different leaders. He provides light background on the two leaders of the Korean peninsula. Taking a look at their differences, and what they have in common he reveals a tactic used by many leaders.

By Steven Borowiec

Park Tae-won was born and lives on Yeonpyeong, a rocky island in the Yellow Sea, and flashpoint in the long standoff between the South and North Korean militaries.

The Asia Society Korea Center was pleased to welcome H.E. Arslan Hakan Okçal, Ambassador of the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey, at the May 2016 Monthly Luncheon.
Asia Society Korea Center's Contributing Writer Steven Borowiec shares this thoughts about the 13 North Korean restaurant workers who defected to South Korea last week.
The Asia Society Korea Center welcomed a well-known figure in Korea to its April 2016 Monthly Luncheon lecture with Dr. John Alderman Linton.
The Korea Center caught up with its journalist member Jason Strother to look back on what has been a memorable decade during which he has seen South Korea undergo major political and social changes.
This month’s edition of Asia Society Korea Center’s Healthy Food Series takes us on a journey below the equator to examine the New Zealand avocado.

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