The Korean connection: diplomats carrying the Olympic torch

Ambassador Peter Hughes, Ambassador Choo Kyu Ho,  Sir Stephen Brown, Ambassador Martin Uden, and Simon Hughes MP

Choo Kyu Ho (second from left) will carry the torch on July 24. Martin Uden (second from right) carried it in Knotty Ash.

One of the more curious inclusions among the Olympic torchbearers are two diplomats with a Korean connection: the former British ambassador to Korea and the Korean ambassador to the UK (pictured above). Continue reading