EVENT ADVISORY: The North Korean Crisis: On the Brink of a Breakthrough or a Bust?

Washington, D.C. — The announcement of a planned meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un took the world by surprise. This diplomatic opening is a positive and necessary step forward toward addressing the nuclear threat from North Korea and avoiding a military conflict. But the road ahead is a minefield for the United States and its allies.

What does it all mean, what should the United States do now, and what comes next? For analysis on recent developments on North Korea, please join the Center for American Progress for an event with former senior government officials and North Korea experts.

Press are welcome to RSVP by following this link.

WHO:

Featured panelists:
Kurt Campbell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Asia Group; Chairman of the Board, Center for a New American Security
Suzanne DiMaggio, Director of U.S.-DPRK dialogue and Senior Fellow, New America
Kelly Magsamen, Vice President for National Security and International Policy, Center for American Progress

Moderator:
Michael Fuchs, Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress

WHEN:

March 19, 2018
12:30 p.m. ET – 1:45 p.m. ET

WHERE:

Center for American Progress
1333 H Street NW, 10th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005

A light lunch will be served at 12 p.m.

For more information, please contact Sam Hananel at shananel@americanprogress.org or 202.478.6327.