Press Release

Press Release
October 1, 2015
Ms Heesun Kim

* For Immediate Release


US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken to Deliver Remarks on the US-Korea Alliance


SEOUL, October 1, 2015 – U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken will deliver remarks on the US-KOREA Alliance ahead of President Park’s Visit to Washington at 17:00(TBC) on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 in the auditorium at the Asan Institute for Policy Studies.

Due to limited space, media wishing to attend the following event must RSVP to with details including name, affiliation, and mobile number by 5pm Thursday October 1, 2015.

Please note: media wishing to film or record the event should inform Heesun Kim at


About the Asan Institute for Policy Studies

The Asan Institute for Policy Studies( is an independent think tank that provides innovative policy solutions and spearheads public discourse on the core issues in Korea, East Asia and the world. Our goal is to assist policymakers to make better informed and mutually beneficial policy decisions.

The Asan Institute, established in 2008, has successfully hosted a series of international conferences including the Asan Plenum, the Asan China Forum and the Asan Nuclear Forum. It has also published a number of books such as China’s Foreign Policy, Japan In Crisis, and The Arab Spring.