|Farewell to Korea|
Michael Danagher, left, charge d'affaires at the Canadian Embassy, and his wife Stephanie, second from left, join Ambassador David Chatterson, right, and his wife Mizuho, for a photo during a farewell reception for the Danaghers at Chatterson's residence , July 2. They are wrapping up their
second posting in Korea and going back to Ottawa.
/ Korea Times photo by Kim Se-jeong
|Sending off taekwondo volunteers |
Paraguayan Ambassador to Korea Ceferino Valdez, center, poses with volunteers of the World Taekwondo Peace Corps, pose for a photo in his
residence in Seoul, July 8, prior to their departure to Paraguay. The corps founded in 2007 was established to add support to the national branding campaigns, which were aggressively undertaken during the former President Lee Myung-bak administration. The first batch of volunteers was dispatched in 2008. Overall, more than 1,000 have been sent overseas,
and Paraguay has received eight volunteers.
/Courtesy of Paraguayan Embassy