[SEMU-YÉOL LECTURE] April 2019 ROK-US Alliance; Challenges and Responses작성일   2019-03-18


ROK-US Alliance; Challenges and Responses

Lecturer: Ambassador Ahn HoYoung


President, University of North Korean Studies



The Republic of Korea has made widely acclaimed economic and democratic achievements over the past 70 years. Throughout this period, the ROK-US security alliance has served as an essential pillar for Korea’s national security and a linchpin for peace in Northeast Asia. The alliance between the two countries has faced many challenges, and it was these challenges that helped the relationship to grow stronger over time. Ambassador Ahn who has been at the forefront of Korea’s diplomacy during much of this time, will share his insight and perspective on the subject.




사진출처: 라디오코리아



Ambassador Ahn Ho Young is the President of the University of North Korean Studies, a renowned university narrowly focused on the research and education of North Korea related issues. Ambassador Ahn used to be Republic of Korea’s Ambassador to the United States (2013-17). He has also served as Deputy Minister for Trade, First Vice Foreign Minister, and Ambassador to the European Union. Ambassador Ahn studied international relations and law at the Seoul National University (BA), the Georgetown University (MS), Korea National Open University (LLB) and the Georgetown Law School (LLM).







Education Room (1st floor), Seoul Museum of History

55 Saemunan-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul


Date and Time

April 8, 2019 (Mon)

11:30 A.M. to 13:00 P.M



No Admission Fee.





Tel: 010.2492.6851 (Text Only)


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