September 26, 2020

Unification minister nominee proposes inter-Korean public health complex

Lee In-young says South Korea should pursue humanitarian work and tourism with the DPRK independently of the U.S.

Correction at 22:45 KST: this article has been amended to revise details regarding the confirmation hearing.

South Korean unification minister nominee Lee In-young proposed that Seoul proactively engage with Pyongyang in areas like public health, food security and "independent tourism" in a memo on Sunday.