CSIS's Asia portfolio includes the broader Asia Program encompassing numerous endowed chairs and programs — the Freeman Chair in China Studies, the Japan Chair, the Korea Chair, the Economics Program, the Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies, the Southeast Asia Program, the China Power Project, the Australia Chair, and the Trustee Chair in Chinese Business and Economics. Asia also features heavily in the work of other CSIS programs, including the International Security Program, Energy Security and Climate Change Program, and Global Health Policy Center, among others.

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South Korea’s Offensive Military Strategy and Its Dilemma

What is South Korea's offensive military strategy? Does North Korea fully understand South Korea's defensive intent as well as its firm resolve to counterattack? Sungmin Cho explains the strategy, dilemma and more in this Korea Chair Platform. 

Newsletter by Sungmin Cho — February 29, 2024

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Victor Cha
Senior Vice President for Asia and Korea Chair
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Bonny Lin
Director, China Power Project and Senior Fellow, Asian Security
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Scott Kennedy
Senior Adviser and Trustee Chair in Chinese Business and Economics
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Matthew P. Funaiole
Vice President, iDeas Lab, Andreas C. Dracopoulos Chair in Innovation and Senior Fellow, China Power Project
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Gregory B. Poling
Senior Fellow and Director, Southeast Asia Program and Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative
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Ellen Kim
Deputy Director and Senior Fellow, Korea Chair
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Kathleen Mcinnis
Senior Fellow, International Security Program and Director, Smart Women, Smart Power Initiative
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Neelima Jain
Deputy Director and Senior Fellow, Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies
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5Mazzocco
Senior Fellow, Trustee Chair in Chinese Business and Economics
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Emily Benson
Director, Project on Trade and Technology and Senior Fellow, Scholl Chair in International Business
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Yuko Nakano
Fellow, Japan Chair, and Associate Director, U.S.-Japan Strategic Leadership Program
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Lily McElwee
Deputy Director and Fellow, Freeman Chair in China Studies
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Harrison Prétat
Deputy Director and Fellow, Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative