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USTR Requests U.S.-Korean Joint Committee to Review KORUS Agreement

July 3

On July 3, 2017, USTR Robert Lighthizer requested that a joint committee convene to review the Korean-U.S. Free Trade Agreement (KORUS) for areas in need of revision.  This request comes on the heels of President Trump's earlier comments during his joint address with South Korean President, Moon Jae-in, comments which hinted at imminent renegotiation. 

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