The Embassy of the Republic of Korea hosted its 8th Embassy Speakers Series seminar on Wednesday, October 30th in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Korea-Canada diplomatic relations.
Ambassador Marius Grinius, former Ambassador to the Republic
of Korea and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and Permanent
Representative to the Office of the United Nations and to the UN Conference on
Disarmament, joined over 100 guests to discuss North Korea and its next
challenges. Ambassador Grinius provided his impressions of North Korea based on
his four visits to Pyongyang; commented on recent developments in North Korea
and in the region; and addressed some of the challenges related to future Korean