July 02, 2022

Biden to hold first summit with Yoon Suk-yeol in Seoul on May 21

US president next month will also meet Japanese, Quad, ASEAN counterparts as part of Indo-Pacific policy agenda

U.S. President Joe Biden will visit Seoul from May 20 to 22, and will hold his first summit with incoming South Korean president Yoon Suk-yeol on May 21, Yoon’s spokesperson confirmed on Thursday.

The Yoon-Biden summit is set to occur less than two weeks after the South Korean president-elect’s inauguration on May 10.