First ever NATO Secretary General visit to Republic of Korea ends

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  • Last updated: 13 Apr. 2013 09:35

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen concluded a three-day trip to the Republic of Korea on Saturday (April 13) with a short visit to the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ).

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen at the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)

He was greeted by the Republic of Korea First Army Commander and received a briefing by the Assistant Secretary of the United Nations Command, Military Armistice Commission. Mr Fogh Rasmussen had previously visited the DMZ in 2006 in his capacity as Prime Minister of Denmark. The next stop on his Asian trip is Osaka, Japan.