ICE, Korea’s Cultural Heritage Administration pledge to work together to protect cultural property

22 Jul 2014 11:19 AM | Anonymous

ICE, Korea’s Cultural Heritage Administration pledge to work together to protect cultural property

WASHINGTON – Officials representing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the Republic of Korea’s Cultural Heritage Administration (CHA) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to establish a framework for the exchange of information and cooperation regarding the protection, recovery and restitution of cultural property.

A ceremony was held at ICE headquarters in Washington to commemorate the MOU signing, the first of its kind between a U.S. agency and an agency from the Republic of Korea. The MOU was signed by ICE Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas S. Winkowski and CHA Administrator Sun-hwa Rha.

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