|September 13, 2017|
Washington DC Bureau Chief
The Sankei Shimbun
Japan's Posture of Dealing with North Korea's Threat
ICAS Fall Symposium
Humanity, Liberty, Peace and Security
The Korean Peninsula Issues and US National Security
October 13, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
214 Massachusetts Ave NE
Washington DC 20002
We are pleased to share with you that Yoshi Kurose will address the ICAS Fall Symposium on October 13, 2017 in Washington DC. Other confirmed speakers, to date, include Edwin Feulner, Markus Garlauskas, Robert Joseph, Matthew Kroenig, Joaquin Malavet, and David Maxwell.
Yoshinari "Yoshi" Kurose, a journalist specialized in international security and foreign affairs, is Washington DC Bureau Chief of The Sankei Shimbun, a leading national newspaper in Japan.
As a newspaper reporter, Yoshi spends much of his career as a foreign correspondent. Previously posted in New Delhi, India (1997~2000) and Jakarta, Indonesia (2002~2006) as Bureau chief of The Yomiuri Shimbun, he covered extensively on South Asia and South East Asia regional security issues in the field, including violent extremism in both regions.
As a student of American studies, Yoshi also had served as a DC correspondent for the Yomiuri from 2008 to 2012, before taking up present position in Sankei in 2017. A graduate of Keio Gijuku University in Japan, he holds bachelorís degree in both political science and journalism.