Honduras – Don’t Mess With Our President

President Porfirio Lobo Sosa of Honduras will receive an honorary ninth degree black belt in taekwondo from the World Taekwondo Federation.

Lobo, in Korea at the invitation of President Lee Myung-bak, is to be awarded the honor on Monday just before luncheon at Cheong Wa Dae.

Having practiced taekwondo for 17 years, Lobo reportedly has great affection for the sport and holds a third-degree black belt.

Previous recipients of the honorary black belt include Jacques Rogge, the president of the International Olympic Committee, Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, and U.S. President Barack Obama.

From: The Chosun Ilbo

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