01/03/17 – Visit of Republic of Korea (ROK) Deputy National Security Advisor Cho Tae-yong

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken, left, talks with South Korea's Vice Foreign Minister Cho Tae-Yong during their meeting at the Foreign Ministry in Seoul Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. (AP Photo/Kim Hong-Ji, Pool)

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
January 3, 2017 

Deputy Secretary Antony Blinken will host First Deputy Director of the Republic of Korea (ROK) National Security Office Cho Tae-yong in Washington on January 6, 2017, for the fifth round of U.S.-ROK strategic consultations on North Korea policy. The two will discuss the international community’s response to North Korea’s destabilizing violations of UN Security Council resolutions and review progress in holding North Korea accountable for its unlawful actions.