THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD is a weekly, international affairs television series, which is produced in Washington, New York City, and in countries around the world. The series is broadcast nationally on public television and PBS stations. The series is also distributed internationally by Voice of America Television. Whether here in the United States or abroad, DENNIS WHOLEY sets out to explore the cultural, social and political lives of people around the world.
In this exclusive half-hour interview, Dennis Wholey speaks with Amb. Cho Yoon-je from the Republic of Korea. The Ambassador offers a wealth of information regarding South Korea's role as host for the 2018 Winter Olympics and the country's desire to make these Olympics the "Peace Olympics". Additionally, Ambassador Cho discusses South Korea's unique regional position in East Asia. The conversation explores the new dialogue between North and South Korea and the inclusion of North Korean athletes in the Olympics. Lastly the Ambassador discusses his role as Ambassador and his personal mission to raise awareness of his country in the minds of Americans.