The Korea Society (TKS)
350 Madison Avenue, 24th Floor New York, NY 10017
October 9, 2019, 12:00 pm EDT to 1:30 pm EDT
Senior analyst Yang Xiyu, Senior Fellow at China’s Institute of International Studies, joins Society Senior Director Stephen Noerper for a discussion of China’s role on the Korean Peninsula, its relations with South Korea, recent meetings between Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and China’s commitment to denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula. An experienced diplomat, Yang was the inaugural director of the Chinese Foreign Ministry’s Office for Korean Peninsula Issues.
This program enjoys the support of Columbia University's Center for Korean Research (CKR).