The two countries enjoy close relations in a spirit of trust. There are more than 40,000 Koreans living in Germany. Korean guest workers (above all miners and nursing staff) helped the reconstruction…
North and South Korea will compete as a joint team at the IHF Handball World Championship, which starts today in Berlin. And off the court, too, there are signs that the two countries are becoming closer.
The second stop of his trip to Asia centres on the conflict with North Korea.
In addition to sport, political rapprochement between North and South Korea is in the spotlight at the XXIII Olympic Winter Games.
Using Germany’s experience of reunification to help Korea – that is the task of a new high-level advisory group.