US Politics in Trump era Public date: 14.11.2019 12:15:01

Publisher: korea times

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22 Apr 2017

US President, VP ignorant of Korea’s sensibilities?

With many Koreans still aggravated by U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial comment that "Korea used to be a part of China," his closest business partner, Vice President Mike Pence, has jangled  their nerves again. During a Tuesday meeting with  Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Pence called the body of water  between the Korean Peninsula and Japan the "Sea of Japan." The name has been a long-standing point of conflict between Seoul and Tokyo, which the former has promoted as the "East Sea."
With many Koreans still aggravated by U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial comment that "Korea...

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