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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
May 24, 2005

President to Welcome South Korean President Roh to the White House

The President will welcome Republic of Korea President Roh Moo-hyun to the White House for a meeting and working lunch on June 10, 2005. The Republic of Korea has been a strong ally and partner in advancing freedom and promoting prosperity in Asia and beyond. The Republic of Korea has played a leading role in the international effort to assist the Iraqi people with security, training, and reconstruction, and now maintains the third largest contingent of forces in Iraq. The two leaders intend to discuss bilateral alliance issues and the way forward on North Korea.

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