Ambassador Robert King Travel to Seoul

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 10, 2016


Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Ambassador Robert King will travel to the Republic of Korea (ROK) November 13-17 for meetings with senior ROK officials to discuss U.S.-ROK cooperation in addressing North Korean human rights issues.

Ambassador King will lead U.S. participation in the bilateral U.S. – ROK dialogue on North Korea human rights. Ambassador King will also be speaking at the Korea Global Forum 2016, hosted by the ROK Ministry of Unification, and co-organized by the Korean Association of North Korean Studies and the Yonsei Institute for North Korean Studies.