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7. Treaties | Korea
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7.1 Making & Concluding Treaties

7.1.1 Treaty-Making in Korea

Under the Constitution, treaty-making is within the authority of the President (Article 73 of the Constitution). However, all working-level work for treaty-making is carried out by the International Legal Affairs Bureau of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a procedure of consultations with various domestic institutions should be followed before the President can conclude and ratify treaties. From th…

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Lee, Seokwoo and Lee, Seryon, “7. Treaties | Korea”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 25 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_1045>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922



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