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Korea, Uganda to cooperate on economy, denuclearization
May 30, 2016
President Park Geun-hye and Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni pose for a photo during the Korea-Uganda summit at State House in Entebbe, Uganda, on May 29. The two leaders agreed to strengthen cooperation across a wide range of sectors, including the economy, development and nati...


S. Korea, Uganda ink MOUs on health cooperation
May 30, 2016
South Korea has signed a series of memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with Uganda to strengthen cooperation in the health sector, health ministry officials here said Sunday. The agreement was made in Kampala as South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Ugandan President Yoweri ...


'Uganda should emulate Korea on poverty fight’
May 29, 2016
The New Vision daily of Sunday Vision, an Ugandan newspaper, features a contribution on May 27 from President Park Geun-hye, currently on a state visit to the country. It also published a special article on May 29 that introduced Korea’s New Community Movement, a series of rura...

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'Korea, a friend from the Orient'
May 29, 2016
The Reporter, an English-language Ethiopian weekly, publishes a special article, ‘A friend from the Orient,’ on its front page on May 28. The article focuses on President Park Geun-hye’s state visit to Ethiopia and Korea’s rapid economic growth over the past few decades. ...


Museveni: Uganda to suspend security, military cooperat...
May 29, 2016
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni vowed Sunday to cut off his country’s security and military cooperation with North Korea, in the latest increase in international diplomatic pressure exerted on Pyongyang over its nuclear program, a South Korean official said. North Korea is ...


Korea Aid takes first steps across Africa
May 29, 2016
President Park Geun-hye (center) and Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome speak with Korean medical staff during the launch ceremony for Korea Aid at Addis Ababa University on May 28. Korea’s new developmental aid program, Korea Aid, officially launched in Ethiopia on May 28. ...


President meets African Union Commission chairperson
May 29, 2016
President Park Geun-hye (left) talks with African Union Commission Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma as she signs the guest book at the headquarters of the African Union in Addis Ababa on May 27. During her visit, the African Union restated its support for the denuclearization o...


'Korea will forever remember sacrifices made by Ethiopi...
May 29, 2016
President Park Geun-hye stands for a moment of silence during a commemoration ceremony on the 65th anniversary of Ethiopia’s participation in the Korean War, held at the Korean War Veterans Memorial Park in Addis Ababa on May 27. President Park Geun-hye attended a comm...


President meets S. Sudan Korean troops
May 29, 2016
President Park Geun-hye embraces an army officer from the Hanbit Battalion that's currently stationed in South Sudan, during a meeting with the troops in Addis Ababa on May 27. President Park Geun-hye, on an official state visit to Ethiopia, invited 15 soldiers serving...


Korea to be mutually beneficial partner for Africa: pre...
May 29, 2016
President Park Geun-hye addresses the African Union on May 27 in Addis Ababa. In her speech, she presented her blueprint for a comprehensive, cooperative partnership with Africa. President Park Geun-hye presented her policy vision for Africa at the headquarters of the African U...