For the ROK-US summit, ROK President Park Geun-hye has embarked on her second US visit in her term. The agenda of the ROK-US summit with POTUS, which will take place on the 16, is planned to be on numerous issues, with nK provocation deterrence and negotiations as the most important one. In addition, the ROK-US alliance has also been stated to be an important agenda with POTROK visiting the Pentagon for this purpose. Despite speculations, MOFA has stated that THAAD is not included in the agenda. POTROK will also visit NASA and hold talks with numerous figures including US Vice President Joe Biden.