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Park attends banquet hosted by Dutch King

By Suk Gee-hyun
  • Published : Nov 4, 2014 - 21:45
  • Updated : Nov 4, 2014 - 21:53

King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands (left), South Korean President Park Geun-hye (center) and Queen Maxima attend a banquet hosted by the Dutch King in Seoul on Tuesday. (Yonhap)

President Park Geun-hye on Tuesday attended a banquet in Seoul hosted by King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands during his four-day state visit.

King Willem-Alexander’s wife, Queen Maxima, and leaders of South Korean businesses and politics attended the banquet, Cheong Wa Dae said.

The royal pair, on their third day in Korea, had just flown in from a state visit to Japan to see Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko.

By Suk Gee-hyun (monicasuk@heraldcorp.com)