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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Park
August 10, 2023

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Matthew Miller:

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Park Jin yesterday. The Secretary and the Foreign Minister welcomed the upcoming trilateral Leaders Summit at Camp David on August 18. The two noted the tremendous regional and global impact of 70 years of the U.S.-ROK Alliance and our deepening partnership on a wide range of pressing issues, including the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s (DPRK) dangerous and escalatory behavior, the maintenance of peace and stability in the Taiwan Strait, and critical and emerging technologies.