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72nd Korean War commemoration ceremony held in Seoul on Saturday
Updated: 2022-06-25 09:49:50 KST
In remembrance of 72 years since the onset of the Korean War, the Ministry of Patriots and Veterans Affairs hosted a commemoration ceremony.
At the Jangchung Arena in Seoul, a total of around 15-hundred vets, military officials, politicians, and ordinary citizens were in attendance.
Prime Minister Han Duck-soo also took part in Saturday's event themed 'protected liberty and peace to be protected.'
The hour-long ceremony included a poem recitation rewarding of the order of military merits and performances commemorating those who sacrificed themselves for the country.
Reporter : slee@arirang.com