Watch Live: South Korea State Visit

This morning, President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will welcome President Lee Myung-bak and First Lady Kim Yoon-ok of the Republic of Korea to the White House. Tune in to see events from the State Visit throughout the day beginning with the South Korea Arrival Ceremony at 9 a.m. EDT on WhiteHouse.gov/live.

Following the arrival ceremony, President Obama and Vice President Biden will hold a bilateral meeting with President Lee in the Oval Office. Meanwhile, the First Lady will visit a high school in Virginia with the Republic of Korea’s First Lady Kim Yoon-ok. The school, Annandale High, is home to one of the largest Korean-American communities in the area and has students derive from nearly 90 countries and speak over 50 languages. 

In the afternoon, President Obama will hold a joint press conference with President Lee. Later, the President and the First Lady will host a State Dinner in honor of President Lee, featuring produce from the White House kitchen garden fall harvest. During the dinner, President Obama and President Lee will each give a toast. Afterwards, the President and the First Lady will attend the State Dinner reception with President Lee in the State Dining Room. 

Check out the live events at WhiteHouse.gov/live. Here is the complete schedule:  

9:00 a.m. EDT          President Obama attends the South Korea Arrival Ceremony

12:20 p.m. EDT        President Obama and President Lee of the Republic of Korea hold a Joint Press Conference

1:15 p.m. EDT          Vice President Biden hosts a lunch honoring President Lee and First Lady Kim Yoon-ok

8:35 p.m. EDT          President Obama at the State Dinner in Honor of President Lee of the Republic of Korea

10:00 p.m. EDT        President Obama attends the Entertainment at the State Dinner

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