S.Korean Prez to attend Queen's funeral in London

S.Korean


Seoul, Sep 12 : South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol plans to attend the funeral of Britain's late Queen Elizabeth II set to be held in London next week, his office has announced. Queen Elizabeth II died on September 8 at the age of 96 after reigning for 70 years, reports Yonhap News Agency. The state funeral for her will take place on September 19 at Westminster Abbey in London, and Yoon will attend the funeral, according to a press release by Kim Eun-hye, senior presidential secretary for public affairs. Yoon is largely expected to visit London ahead of his scheduled trip to New York for the September 13-27 UN General Assembly. /IANS




Related

Faction wars erupt in TN BJP, testing balancing skills of party chief Annamalai
[**EDS: TWITTER IMAGE POSTED BY @BJP4Gujarat** Surat: Prime Minister and senior BJP leader Narendra Modi waves at supporters during a roadshow for the

New Bengal Guv raises hopes of a ceasefire with Mamata
By Sumanta Ray Chaudhuri Kolkata, Nov 27 : As C.V. Ananda Bose takes over as the new governor of West Bengal, some questions are floating around in

Conversions to Buddhism, Christianity in Raj trigger demand for law to ban them
By Archana Sharma Jaipur, Nov 27 : Conversions to Buddhism and Christianity are growing steadily in numbers in Rajasthan, both in the tribal belt a