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Reaching a Peaceful Solution to the North Korea Nuclear Crisis Through Dialogue

Kenney Auditorium at SAIS
1740 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20036

The US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS presents

Reaching a Peaceful Solution to the North Korea Nuclear Crisis Through Dialogue

A Discussion with Honorable CHOO Mi-ae, Chairperson of the ruling Democratic Party of Korea (Minjoo Party) and Ambassador Robert Gallucci, Chairman of the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS.
A Q&A session will follow the discussion on inter-Korean relations and the security environment in Northeast Asia.
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Featured Speakers
CHOO Mi-ae
CHOO Mi-ae
CHOO Mi-ae is the chairperson of the ruling Democratic Party of Korea (Minjoo Party) and a fifth term member of the National Assembly representing the district of Gwangjin-gu in Seoul. She began her career as a judge, serving on the District Courts of Chuncheon, Incheon, and Jeonju as well as the Gwangju High Court. She was first elected to the National Assembly in 1996 and previously chaired the Environment and Labor Committee. Within the Democratic Party, she previously served as a member of the Supreme Council and the head of Presidential Election Planning Group for the 2012 Presidential Election. CHOO Mi-ae holds an M.A. in Economics from the Graduate School of Economics at Yonsei University and a Bachelor of Arts in Law from Hanyang University.
Ambassador Robert L. Gallucci
Ambassador Robert L. Gallucci
Chariman of US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies
Robert L. Gallucci is a Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy at Georgetown University’s Walsh School of Foreign Service, and the Chairman of the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. From 2015 until 2016 he was Director of the Kluge Center at the Library of Congress, and from 2009 until 2014 he was President of the MacArthur Foundation. During the previous thirteen years, Gallucci was the Dean of the SFS at Georgetown University. This followed more than twenty years of service with the US government and international organizations where he held positions as Ambassador at Large, Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, Deputy Executive Chairman of the UN Commission charged with the disarmament of Iraq after the first Gulf War, and Deputy Director General of the Multinational Force and Observers -- the Sinai peacekeeping force. He holds a BA from Stony Brook University and an MA and PhD from Brandeis University. He is the author of Neither Peace Nor Honor: The Politics of American Military Policy in Viet-Nam and co-author of Going Critical: The First North Korean Nuclear Crisis.