South Korean Ambassador To Moscow Voices Hope For Close Ties With Russia In Next 100 Years
Fakhir Rizvi 5 days ago Sun 17th March 2019 | 06:30 PM
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 17th March, 2019) South Korean Ambassador to Moscow Woo Yoon-keun on Sunday expressed hope that Seoul and Moscow would enjoy good great cooperation and close ties during the next 100 years.
Woo made the remarks at a press conference dedicated to the opening ceremony of the year of Korean cinema in Russia, which coincided with the centenary of the establishment of the Korean government-in exile, known as the Korean Provisional Government, in 1919 during the Japanese colonial rule over Korea in 1910-1945.
The diplomat noted that the year of the Korean cinema was being held in Russia for the fourth time.
"Movies have been a bridge enabling cooperating between our countries," Woo noted.
The ambassador added that the opening ceremony would include a number of events featuring various aspects of Korean culture, including its alphabet and traditional costumes.