Video On Demand

An Update on North Korea’s Abduction of Japanese Citizens

September 13, 2017 • 9:00 – 10:30 am EDT

9:00-9:05    Welcoming Remarks

Michael J. Green
Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS
Chair in Modern and Contemporary Japanese Politics and Foreign Policy, Georgetown University

9:05-9:25    Opening Remarks

Senator Mike Lee (R-UT)

Keiji Furuya

Member, House of Representatives
Former Minister in Charge of Abduction Issues

9:25-10:30    Panel Discussion

Yoichi Shimada
Vice President, National Association for the Rescue of Japanese Kidnapped by North Korea

Eriko Yamatani
Member, House of Councillors
Former Minister in Charge of Abduction Issues

Takuya Yokota
Secretary General, Association of Families Kidnapped by North Korea

Michael J. Green

10:30    Adjourn