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The Capital Cable #47: Ukraine's Impact on Asia and Korea

May 5, 2022 • 9:30 – 10:15 am EDT

The crisis in Ukraine and the way that the US and Europe are responding to Putin’s war on the global order has implications for Asia and Korea.

Please join the CSIS Korea Chair for a special episode of "The Capital Cable" about the war in Ukraine and its impact on Asia. The panel discussion will be moderated by Amb. Mark Lippert, Dr. Victor Cha, and Dr. Sue Mi Terry, and will feature Amb. Wi Sung-lac and Dr. Michael A. McFaul. Amb. Wi is a retired diplomat with over 35 years in the Foreign Service including positions as the director general of the North American Affairs Bureau, deputy chief of Mission of the Korean Embassy in the US, chief negotiator in the Six-Party Talks and the special representative for the Korean peninsula peace and security affairs, and most recently, the ambassador to Russia. Dr. Michael A. McFaul is the director of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, the Ken Olivier and Angela Nomellini Professor of International Studies in the Department of Political Science, and the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution. 

The Capital Cable is made possible by generous support to the Center for Strategic and International Studies. 

Victor Cha
Senior Vice President for Asia and Korea Chair

Wi Sunglac

Former ROK Ambassador to Russia
Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia; Director of Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University
Director of Asia Program and Hyundai Motor-Korea Foundation Center for Korean History and Public Policy, Wilson Center