Lech Wałęsa visits Pyeongchang Global Peace Forum


President Lech Wałęsa attended the Global Peace Forum in Pyeongchang as a special guest. In his speech he stressed the importance of global solidarity in the process of reconciliation between North and South Korea. He said that the engagement of different nations was crucial for the final peace agreement. Having referred to the experience of Polish Solidarity and the significant role other democratic states played in Poland's way towards freedom, Mr. Wałęsa also expressed his hope for reunification of Korean Peninsula. 

The Forum was attended by local and central authorities of South Korea which, togehter with Lech Wałęsa, signed a common declaration on the reconciliation between two Korean states.