|November 25, 2020|
The Honourable Yong Ho Thae
Member of the National Assembly
Republic of Korea
The Korean Peninsula Issues
ICAS Winter Symposium
Humanity Liberty Peace and Security
The Korean Peninsula Issues and US National Security
December 17, 2020 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT Washington
December 18, 2020 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM KST Seoul
(a link to be issued to registrant only)
We are pleased to share with you that Yong Ho Thae will address the VIRTUAL ICAS Winter Symposium slated to the ICAS audience on the Hill on December 17, 2020 in Washington, DC.
Rep Yong Ho Thae is a South Korean politician, defector from North Korea and a former diplomat who is a member of the National Assembly for the Gangnam district of Seoul.
Yong Ho was North Korea's deputy ambassador to the United Kingdom prior to defecting with his family to South Korea in 2016. He was one of the highest-ranking North Korean officials to ever defect.
Yong Ho was elected to the National Assembly in the 2020 South Korean legislative election as a member of the People Power party.