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President of South Korea to pay state visit to UAE

In this photo provided by South Korea Presidential Office, South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol speaks during the New Year's address to the nation at the presidential office in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023. (South Korea Presidential Office via AP)

President of South Korea Yoon Suk Yeol will visit the United Arab Emirates starting later this week, his office said Tuesday, Report informs, citing Yonhap.

Yoon will pay a state visit to the UAE at the invitation of President Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan from Saturday to Tuesday and then travel to Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum in Davos on January 18-19, national security adviser Kim Sung-han said during a press briefing.

During the visit, Yoon will hold a summit with his UAE counterpart; visit the Akh unit, a South Korean military contingent; and the Barakah nuclear power plant built by South Korea.