Monday, 4 July, 2022

Biden arrives in South Korea on first Asia trip as president

President Joe Biden landed in South Korea Friday for his first trip to Asia as US leader, aiming to cement ties with regional security allies as concern over a North Korean nuclear test grows.

Biden will head to a factory of tech giant South Korean Samsung in Pyeongtaek, where he will meet the country's new pro-US President Yoon Suk-yeol.