April 2005
Background Notes on Countries of the World: South Korea;April 2005, p9
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Provides information on the foreign relations of South Korea. Element of foreign policy; Factors affecting the relations between North and South; Diplomatic talks regarding the nuclear weapons program of North Korea.


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