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Secretary Blinken’s Call with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Chung

Readout Office of the Spokesperson January 14, 2022 The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Republic of Korea (ROK) Foreign Minister Chung Eui-yong. Secretary Blinken reaffirmed that the U.S.-ROK Alliance is the linchpin of peace, security, and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region and beyond. Secretary ...
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Special Representative for the DPRK Kim’s Calls with ROK Special Representative Noh and Japanese Director General Funakoshi

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON JANUARY 13, 2022 The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: U.S. Special Representative for the DPRK Sung Kim held separate calls on January 11 with Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Director General for Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau Funakoshi Takehiro and ROK Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and ...
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United States Designates Entities and Individuals Linked to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s (DPRK) Weapons Programs

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE JANUARY 12, 2022 The United States has designated eight DPRK-linked individuals and entities under Executive Order 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and WMD delivery systems. The seven individuals and one entity designated today are all linked to the DPRK’s weapons programs. These ...
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Call for Proposals: Julia Taft Refugee Fund for FY 2022

Date Open: Tuesday, January 11, 2022  Date Closed: Friday, February 11, 2022  Maximum Award Amount: $25,000   Overview U.S. Mission Korea, in collaboration with the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM), is pleased to welcome proposals for the 2022 Julia Taft Refugee Fund from potential partners working to assist refugees in the Republic of Korea.  The Taft ...
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Joint Statement on the January 5 Democratic People’s Republic of Korea’s Ballistic Missile Launch

United States Mission to the United Nations Office of Press and Public Diplomacy For Immediate Release January 10, 2022 The following is a joint statement delivered by Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Representative of the United States to the United Nations, on behalf of Albania, France, Ireland, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States. We stand ...
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