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Professor O’Malley at the National Assembly

There is much in the news these days regarding provocations and weapons development by North Korea. Professor Sean O’Malley had a chance to speak to the strategic situation in Northeast Asia, when he spoke in the main conference hall of the National Assembly on September 8 to address the “DMZ Forum: North-South Unification Preparations and Gangwondo.” The symposium was hosted by Gangwon Prefecture and sponsored by the Gangwon Domin Ilbo and the Research Institute for Gangwon Development. Professor O’Malley delivered a paper entitled, “South-North Unification and US-ROK Cooperation.”

To read more about the event (in Korean), go here: http://www.kado.net/news/articleView.html?idxno=800871

To see video of Professor O’Malley’s, address go here (Professor O’Malley starts at 0:43:00): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NRp90lviAnM

The evening before the DMZ Forum, Professor O’Malley was on Seoul’s tbs e-FM radio show “Primetime with Henry Shinn” to discuss the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China, which took place September 4-5. The roundtable discussion touched on the success of the summit and the bilateral meeting between South Korea’s President Park Geun Hye and China’s President Xi Jinping.professor-omalley_dmz-forum-3

You can listen to the show on Primetime’s AOD (audio-on-demand) system here: http://www.tbsefm.seoul.kr/efm/Primetime/listenagain.jsp#none (under the title — The G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China 2)


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