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Lee Myung-bak

Date of Birth: 19/12/1941
Place of Birth: Osaka


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Sowing seeds

President Lee Myung-bak’s brother Lee Sang-deuk met Col...


Park Young-june

On 29 December, Park Young-june, an associate of President Lee Myung-bak and a familiar face in South Korea-Africa relations, hosted 13 African ambassadors at the Korea-Africa Round Table Meeting for Promoting Friendship...


Seoul’s new strategy

Boosting aid The aid rethink is part of President Lee Myung-bak’s efforts to match South Korea’s economic clout with some diplomatic substance...


The Asian aid summit

President Lee Myung-bak had declared at the G-20 summit (AAC Vol 4 No 1) that South Korea and Japan have a lot in common and that Africa would benefit from joint overseas development assistance (ODA) from the two Asian countries...


Kim Jae-shin

Kim has served in the offices of two presidents: Roh Moo-hyun (Assistant Secretary for Foreign Affairs, 2006) and President Lee Myung-bak (Secretary, 2008-10)...


Stalemate in Seoul

Given the growing economic ties with South Korea, African leaders had high hopes that President Lee Myung-bak’s pledge to make development issues the centre of G-20 concerns would mark a shift in international policy...


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