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Obama in S. Korea to attend conference

All News 09:17 July 03, 2017

SEOUL, July 3 (Yonhap) -- Former U.S. President Barack Obama will attend a conference in Seoul on Monday to deliver a speech on leadership, organizers and embassy officials said.

Obama arrived at Gimpo International Airport on Sunday night, along with his wife Michelle Obama and two daughters.

It marks his first visit to South Korea since he had a summit with then-President Park Geun-hye more than three years ago.

Obama is to deliver a speech regarding his experience as president and leadership at the conference organized by a local newspaper. He is also scheduled to meet with Lee Myung-bak, who served as president from 2008-2013.

Other details on his trip have yet to be confirmed.

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