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The cameras exposed what his wife did..Belgium ends the assignment of its ambassador to Korea

She said: He served our country, but it became clear that the situation did not allow him to continue performing his role

Belgium’s ambassador to South Korea is set to leave his post in a few weeks; After his wife assaulted an employee in a clothing store in an incident that was widely reported on social media.

And according to “Sky News Arabia”, the Belgian Foreign Ministry said, in a statement today, Friday, that Minister Sophie Willems decided to end the assignment of Ambassador Peter Lekoue this summer, after 3 years in his position as his country’s ambassador to Seoul.

A clip recorded by security cameras in a clothing store showed the wife of Ambassador Xiang Xueqiu slapping a shop worker in the capital, Seoul, who was trying to prevent her from attacking her colleague on the ninth of last April.

The colleague complained that the ambassador’s wife was trying to leave the store with an unpaid piece of clothing, according to “Reuters”.

The Belgian Foreign Ministry said Chiang met with the employee to apologize to her for her “unacceptable behavior” and cooperated with the police, adding that her diplomatic immunity had been lifted at the request of the South Korean police.

The ministry said that “Lekoue” faithfully served his country and oversaw a successful official visit in 2019, “But it has become clear that the current situation does not allow him to continue to play his role.”

The cameras exposed what his wife did.. Belgium ends the assignment of its ambassador to South Korea


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Belgium’s ambassador to South Korea is set to leave his post in a few weeks; After his wife assaulted an employee in a clothing store in an incident that was widely reported on social media.

And according to “Sky News Arabia”, the Belgian Foreign Ministry said, in a statement today, Friday, that Minister Sophie Willems decided to end the assignment of Ambassador Peter Lekoue this summer, after 3 years in his position as his country’s ambassador to Seoul.

A clip recorded by security cameras in a clothing store showed the wife of Ambassador Xiang Xueqiu slapping a shop worker in the capital, Seoul, who was trying to prevent her from attacking her colleague on the ninth of last April.

The colleague complained that the ambassador’s wife was trying to leave the store with an unpaid piece of clothing, according to “Reuters”.

The Belgian Foreign Ministry said Chiang met with the employee to apologize to her for her “unacceptable behavior” and cooperated with the police, adding that her diplomatic immunity had been lifted at the request of the South Korean police.

The ministry said that “Lekoue” faithfully served his country and oversaw a successful official visit in 2019, “But it has become clear that the current situation does not allow him to continue to play his role.”

May 28, 2021 – Shawwal 16, 1442

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She said: He served our country, but it became clear that the situation did not allow him to continue performing his role

Belgium’s ambassador to South Korea is set to leave his post in a few weeks; After his wife assaulted an employee in a clothing store in an incident that was widely reported on social media.

And according to “Sky News Arabia,” the Belgian Foreign Ministry said, in a statement today, Friday, that Minister Sophie Willems decided to terminate the assignment of Ambassador Peter Lekoue this summer, after 3 years in his position as his country’s ambassador to Seoul.

A clip recorded by security cameras in a clothing store showed the wife of Ambassador Xiang Xueqiu slapping a shop worker in the capital, Seoul, who was trying to prevent her from attacking her colleague on the ninth of last April.

The colleague complained that the ambassador’s wife was trying to leave the store with an unpaid piece of clothing, according to “Reuters”.

The Belgian Foreign Ministry said Chiang met with the employee to apologize to her for her “unacceptable behavior” and cooperated with the police, adding that her diplomatic immunity had been lifted at the request of the South Korean police.

The ministry said that “Lekoue” faithfully served his country and oversaw a successful official visit in 2019, “But it has become clear that the current situation does not allow him to continue to play his role.”

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