Posts Tagged ‘meeting

15
Sep
17

A Community Meeting

03
Jul
17

A Meeting And A Conference

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The Korea Herald

President Moon Jae-in renewed his resolve to pursue sanctions and dialogue to tackle North Korea’s nuclear program during a meeting with former US President Barack Obama on Monday, saying now is the “last chance” for the regime to return to the negotiating table. “Obama said that as many South Koreans hope for his success, Moon would no doubt meet the people’s expectations, quoting former President Abraham Lincoln whom he said he respects the most that with the people’s support you can do anything.”  Obama arrived in Seoul on Sunday along with his wife Michelle and daughters, Sasha and Malia, marking his first visit since his term came to an end in January. Obama is enjoying his post retirement life nonetheless, basking in one of the highest ratings for any former US leader.

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Earlier Monday, he took part in the Asian Leadership Conference hosted by the Chosun Ilbo and met with former President Lee Myung-bak, which he called a chance to “catch up with my old friend.”
At the forum, Obama sought to counter Trump’s criticism for his North Korea policy, pointing to his efforts to intensify sanctions, plug loopholes and boost cooperation with China — the defiant regime’s economic lifeline — and other countries such as in Southeast Asia.  While expressing skepticism a quick solution, he emphasized the need to tighten the enforcement of the sanctions to ensure no “leaks” that may facilitate arms trade and cash flows into the North.  “We should be under no illusions that there is some silver bullet and solve this problem right away,” Obama said.  “But I do think that a good dialogue has opened up between the US and China around this issue, and my hope is that the current administration is continuing that. I think it is also important for us to maintain the kinds of strong application of sanctions.”

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28
May
17

Catching Up On The Other Side Of The Pond

27
May
17

A Meeting Of The Minds

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03
Mar
17

TGIF

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Pete Souza: Throwback to seven years ago today

20
Feb
17

Happy Presidents Day To A Leader Who Got The Job Done

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15
Feb
17

Drake Meets President Obama

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Drake: Got off stage and saw this in my email 🙌🏽 Hope you are somewhere at peace with the family. We miss ya g

02
Dec
16

The President And Nobel Prize Winners

21
Nov
16

Early Bird Chat

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20
Nov
16

The President’s Day One In Lima

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President Barack Obama holds a town hall with Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLALI) at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

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President Barack Obama is greeted by Peru’s President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting at the Lima Convention Center

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President Barack Obama makes a statement before a meeting with Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Leaders

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President Barack Obama holds a bilateral meeting with President Xi Jinping of China

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