World Ch. Schedule : TUE 07:30 KST
* Date : 2018-11-01
The tone of the inter-Korean relationship changed rapidly this year. North Korea participated in the Winter Games in Pyeongchang and the leaders of the two Koreas held the first inter-Korean summit in 11 years, marking a historic first step toward reconciliation.
Peace on the Korean Peninsula has long been a cherished wish of South Korea, and it became reality in Germany almost 30 years ago. At this crucial point, what can we do to move forward and what can we learn from Germany's reunification?
To find answers, on "The Diplomat" this week, we sit down with German Ambassador to Korea Stephan Auer to talk about Germany's reunification and lessons it offers, as well as the two countries' joint action against global protectionist tendencies and climate change.