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US looking forward to cooperating with S. Korean acting president

The United States has told South Korea that it is looking forward to cooperating with Seoul’s acting president in the wake of the recent parliamentary impeachment of President Park Geun-hye. The presidential office Cheong Wa Dae said Sunday that Avril Haines, White House deputy national security adviser, delivered the message over the phone to Cho Tae-yong, Seoul’s deputy chief of the National Security Office, on Saturday night. According to Cheong Wa Dae, Haines reiterated the U.S. commitment to improving the Korea-U.S. [...]