Kim meets Palau leader

President Kim Dae-jung met Tommy E. Remengesau, president of Palau, a Micronesian country, to discuss issues of mutual concern at Cheong Wa Dae yesterday.

President Kim expressed gratitude for Palau's support for South Korea's bid to host the 2010 International Exposition in Yeosu, South Jeolla Province, Kim's aides said.

President Remengesau returned home later in the day after winding up his three-day unofficial visit to South Korea to observe the World Culture Sports

Festival organized by the Unification Church.