U.S.-Korea Security Agenda in Asia in 2014

  • Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014
  • Featuring:
    General John H. Tilelli, Jr. (USA, Ret)
    Commander, UNC/CFC/USFK (1996-1999)

    General Walter “Skip” Sharp (USA, Ret)

    Commander, UNC/CFC/USFK (2008-2011)

    General James D. Thurman (USA, Ret)

    Commander, UNC/CFC/USFK (2011-2013)

    Moderated by:
    Dr. Victor D. Cha
    Senior Advisor and Korea Chair, CSIS

    Dr. Kathleen H. Hicks
    Senior Vice President, Henry A. Kissinger Chair and Director, International Security Program, CSIS
    Former Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
    Luncheon Address by:
    Mr. Sydney A. Seiler
    Director for Korea, National Security Council, The White House

    A special commemorative event and discussion of the U.S.-Korea security agenda in Asia in 2014. This signature event brought together former United States Forces Korea Commanders who have served the bilateral alliance and helped to create its history.  The event is a celebration of their service and contribution to this alliance as well as a tribute to the alliance itself – the single most important institution that has allowed for peace and prosperity on the peninsula and in the region for the last sixty years and for the next sixty.

    Mr. Sydney A. Seiler, Director for Korea with the White House National Security Council, delivered luncheon remarks.

    CSIS would like to recognize the sponsors who have provided generous support for our Dialogue Series on the 60th anniversary of the U.S.-Korea alliance: Amkor Technology, Hyundai Motor Company, Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies (KFAS), Lockheed Martin, Microsoft Korea, Poongsan, Samsung Electronics, United Airlines, Doosan Corporation, and AMCHAM Korea. The views expressed in this Dialogue do not necessarily reflect the views of the sponsors or their affiliates.