Duterte to visit South Korea in June for summit with President Moon


Posted at May 26 2018 10:14 PM

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and President Rodrigo Duterte. Kimimasa Mayama pool via Reuters; File/Dondi Tawatao, Reuters

SEOUL—President Rodrigo Duterte will make his first visit to South Korea from June 3 to 5, South Korea's presidential office said on Friday.

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Duterte will have a summit on June 4, the Blue House said in a statement. The leaders will discuss measures to reinforce their alliance and further improve ties. (Reporting by Haejin Choi Editing by Clarence Fernandez)