Archives for posts with tag: SouthKorea

The United Nations General Assembly has elected Argentina, Australia, Luxembourg, the Republic of Korea & Rwanda to serve as non-permanent members on the Security Council for 2-year terms beginning 1 January 2013.  In vote for UN Security Council, does ICC (International Criminal Court) membership & strong support favor election (see Argentina, Australia, Luxembourg)?  Rwanda is not member of ICC & ran unopposed from African Group.Image

Watch Film Report from IMF: KOREAN & ECONOMIC GROWTH IN ASIA
The Republic of Korea has been an export powerhouse driving economic growth in Asia to a degree only overshadowed by China & Japan over last few decades. It continues to benefit from both strong growth & technology innovation as well as a highly skilled, educated & technically capable population.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/movie/korea-economic-growth-in-asia/31547Image

Blog Report: CHINA SEA ISLANDS – STEPPING STONES TO CONFLICT? By Ambassador Mo
From South China Sea, East China Sea & further north & east, as many small islands dot the maritime landscape so does the potential for anyone becoming a landmine to a broader war. The current hot spots appear to be focused around Japan, most notably disputes with South Korea, Russia as well as China. –MORE–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/china-sea-islands-stepping-stones-to-conflict/55726Image

DIPLOMAT ARTIST Blog Report: “WORLD STUDENT GAMES” IN KOREA TO PROMOTE MDG’s & KOREAN UNITY, By Ambassador Mo
“Large sporting events have a great potential when it comes to fostering positive social change & leaving a lasting legacy benefiting local communities, host nations & communities abroad,” according to UNSG’s Special Adviser on Sport for Development & Peace, Wilfried Lemke. Universiade, is an international & cultural sporting event bringing together university students in South Korea. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/world-student-games-in-korea-to-promote-mdgs-korean-unity/54801Image