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Korea

Students from Daesungdong Elementary School performing at the ASKC anniversary dinner in Seoul on Apr. 29, 2010. (1 min., 39 sec.)
Korea Center Celebrates Its Second Birthday
Guests included a 13-year-old guitar sensation, Korea's Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, and some rocking percussionists from a school in Korea's DMZ. more
Dr. Hans-Ulrich Seidt in Seoul on Apr. 16, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
A European View of the Korean Peninsula
German Ambassador cites his own country's experience with reunification in discussing a North-South reunion. more
Canadian Ambassador to North and South Korea Ted Lipman speaking in Seoul on Feb. 23, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Blood Brothers, or Worlds Apart?
Canada's Ambassador shows himself to be equally versed at dealing with both North and South Korea. more
Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs Okada Katsuya (4th from L) at the Asia Society Korea Center on Feb. 11, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
From Japan, A High-Level Visit
Okada Katsuya, the Japanese Minister for Foreign Affairs, meets with ASKC Board members and Korean business leaders. more
Journalist Barbara Demick at the Asia Society Korea Center on Jan. 25, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
In Seoul, A Glimpse Across the DMZ
American journalist delves into the lives of refugees from North Korea. more
Amy Jackson speaking in Seoul on January 19, 2010. (Asia Society Korea Center)
The Case for Free Trade
Speaking in Seoul, leading US Chamber of Commerce figure argues for the US-Korea free trade agreement. more
Dr. Chung Un-Chan, Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea, with students from the Seoul Foreign British School on Dec. 8, 2009. (Asia Society Korea Center)
Korea Center's 2009 Year-End Dinner Emphasizes Multiculturalism, Charity
Prime Minister's talk and Charles Dickens are two highlights of the event. more
A man looks at reunification banners displayed on the fence of the Freedom Bridge, near the DMZ separating South and North Korea, in Paju on June 2, 2009.  (Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images)
A United Korea? - Reassessing the Risks
A Goldman Sachs economist assesses the potential costs, and benefits, of a reunited Korean peninsula. more
Yvonne Kim, Asia Society Korea Center Executive Director.
From the Director: Yvonne Kim, Korea Center
British Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, His Excellency Mr. Martin Uden, with Asia Society Korea Center interns in Seoul on Oct. 27, 2009.
A Tale of Two Crises
British Ambassador speaks on Korea's role in tackling climate change and the global economic downturn simultaneously. more