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8. Diplomatic & Consular Relations | Korea
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8.1 Establishment of Diplomatic and Consular Relations

8.1.1 Korea’s Consular Relations in the late 19th Century

After the signing of the Korea-Japan Treaty in 1876 (Treaty of Ganghwa Island), which was the first modern treaty for Korea, Korea signed a series of agreements with the contemporaneous world powers. After which, in the 1880s, modern diplomatic and consular relations with the outside world began. As a result, diplomatic missions, consular…

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Seo, Youngmin, “8. Diplomatic & Consular Relations | Korea”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 25 September 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_1046>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

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