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Foreign Ministry Holds Welcoming Ceremony for New Foreign Service Officers
1. On January 9, Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha hosted a welcoming ceremony for the 57 foreign service officers who joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the second half of the year 2018.
2. In her remarks of encouragement to the new officers, Minister Kang, calling the year 2019 an important year during which the Foreign Ministry should play a pivotal role in building a new order not only on the Korean Peninsula but also in Northeast Asia, mentioned that if all the members of the Foreign Ministry personnel steadfastly play their roles at their posts like musicians in a harmonious orchestra, they would be able to overcome any challenges together.
° She added that the Foreign Ministry, on its part, will continue innovation efforts to the extent necessary for each and every member of its personnel to pursue his/her dreams and passions to the full.
* unofficial translation