Video On Demand

The Current Asia-Pacific Security Situation and Taiwan

November 9, 2011 • 2:00 – 3:30 pm EST

Speaker: Nien-Dzu Yang, Deputy Minister for Policy, Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense

Introduced by Dr. Stephen Flanagan, Henry A. Kissinger Chair in Diplomacy and National Security, CSIS

Moderated by Ms. Bonnie S. Glaser, Senior Fellow, Freeman Chair in China Studies, CSIS

Mr. Yang will discuss Taiwan's security environment, including the military threat from the Mainland, and provide an analysis of the cross-strait situation from Taiwan's perspective. He will also address Taiwan's defense requirements, new defense policies and the upcoming 2012 Quadrennial Defense Review.

Bonnie S. Glaser