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How Do We Look in Durumagi?

Posted November. 21, 2005 08:40,   


On November 19, after concluding the second-day sessions of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit meeting, leaders of the participating countries wearing Korean traditional coats called Durumagi, took a commemorative photograph in the front yard of the Nurimaru APEC House, where the summit was held, on Dongbaek Island, Busan. From the left side of the front row: Prime Minister John Howard of Australia; Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei; President Arroyo of the Philippines; President Hu Jintao of China; President Tran Duc Luong of Vietnam; President Roh Moo-hyun of the Republic of Korea; President Ricardo Lagos of Chile; Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi of Malaysia; Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi of Japan; President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia, and; Chief Executive Donald Tsang of Hong Kong. From the left side of the rear row: President Vicente Fox of Mexico, Prime Minister Helen Clark of New Zealand; Prime Minister Michael Somare of Papua New Guinea; President Alejandro Toledo of Peru; Prime Minister Paul Martin of Canada; President George W. Bush of the United States; Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra of Thailand; Presidential Senior Advisor Lin Hsin-yi of Taiwan; Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of Singapore, and; President Vladimir Putin of Russia.