Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
March 22, 2013

Acting Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Joseph Yun will travel to China, the Republic of Korea, and Japan March 24-28.

Arriving in Beijing March 24, Acting Assistant Secretary Yun will meet with senior government officials to discuss a wide range of global, regional, and bilateral issues.

In Seoul March 25-27, he will meet with senior government officials in the new Park administration to consult and coordinate on a range of bilateral and regional issues, including measures to strengthen our bilateral engagement and to deepen our security and defense cooperation.

On March 27, Acting Assistant Secretary Yun will travel to Tokyo to meet with senior officials to build on Prime Minister Abe’s recent visit to Washington and to underscore our continued close coordination with the Government of Japan on a full range of bilateral, regional, and global issues.

Acting Assistant Secretary Yun returns to Washington, D.C., on March 28.

PRN: 2013/0327