Former Korean Prime Minister to Discuss U.S.-R.O.K. Alliance at the Kennedy School

Contact: Doug Gavel
Phone: 617-495-1115
Date: March 10, 2005

Cambridge, MA — Goh Kun, former prime minister of the Republic of Korea (South Korea), will discuss “U.S.-R.O.K. Alliance and the North Korean Problem” March 16 at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. The lecture will begin at 6 p.m. at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum, 79 JFK Street, Cambridge.

Goh Kun served as the 35th prime minister of the Republic of Korea from February 2003-May 2004. He also served as the nation’s 30th prime minister (1997-98), twice as the mayor of Seoul (1998-2002, 1988-90), member of the National Assembly (1985-88), and has held several cabinet level positions.

This event is sponsored by the Harvard University Asia Center and the Institute of Politics.

Reporters interested in covering the Forum should contact the Kennedy School Communications Office at (617) 495-1115 to reserve space on the press riser.

A live Vivex video/audio feed of this Forum is also available. Call the Kennedy School Communications Office for more information at (617) 495-1115.

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