IPU Secretary General Martin Chungong will hold talks with parliamentary and government leaders in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and the Republic of Korea during a mission to the two countries between 27 April and 6 May. The mission is part of IPU efforts to promote parliamentary cooperation and dialogue between the two Koreas aimed at fostering a political climate conducive to eventual reunification.
Secretary General Chungong will begin with a four-day visit in Pyongyang before travelling to Seoul on 1st May.
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