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Ministry of Unification Holds 49th Anniversary Ceremony

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Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon attended a ceremony marking the ministry’s 49thanniversary held on March 2, 2018 at the Government Complex Seoul Annex Building Auditorium.

With all employees of the ministry in attendance, a video clip titled ‘Footsteps toward Unification: Establishment of Board of National Unification’ (produced by Uni-TV) was played during the ceremony to reflect on the history of the Unification Ministry. Also, employees who have been in service for more than 25 years were recognized with a Years of Service Award.

During his commemorative speech, Minister Cho mentioned how the athletes of the joint Korean ice hockey team Park Jong-ah (South) and Jong Su-hyon (North) climbed up the 120 stairs hand in hand as the 4thtorchbearers of 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony, and he wished inter-Korean relations would improve step by step until reunification finally becomes a reality.

He also recognized the efforts of the unification ministry employees who endeavored to handle North Korea’s participation in the PyeongChang Olympics and encouraged them to face urgent issues after the Olympics as best as they can.

조명균 통일부 장관은 3.2(금) 정부서울청사 별관 대강당에서 개최된 통일부 창설 제49주년 기념식에 참석하였습니다. 조명균 통일부 장관은 3.2(금) 정부서울청사 별관 대강당에서 개최된 통일부 창설 제49주년 기념식에 참석하였습니다.

조명균 통일부 장관은 3.2(금) 정부서울청사 별관 대강당에서 개최된 통일부 창설 제49주년 기념식에 참석하였습니다.