Tag: South Korean Relations
The Improvement in Israeli-South Korean Relations
March 21, 2006 | Dr. Yaacov Cohen
After a brief period of nonalignment following its establishment in 1948, Israel supported the United States, the United Nations, and South Korea during the 1950-1953 Korean War. In 1962 Israel and South Korea established full diplomatic relations, but in 1978 Israel closed its embassy in Seoul for budgetary reasons.