Earlier this month, I hosted Korean Ambassador Ahn Ho-Young in Alaska to celebrate the enduring economic and military history our great state shares with Asia’s fourth largest economy. Together, we honored the sacrifice of nearly two million American soldiers who served in the Korean War more than six decades ago.
The subsequent years have seen Korea rise from a nation of dire economic uncertainty to one of global economic leadership. They have brought Korea and the United States closer in a partnership that is stronger today than ever.
Alaska plays an important role in the strong U.S.-Korea bilateral relationship. For Korean businesses, the proximity and accessibility of Alaska has made our state an attractive entry point for the U.S.… Read More