[Webinar] Korea, Israel, and the Middle East: Navigating a Shifting Landscape
November 7, 2023 — Asia Society Korea’s latest webinar examined the intricate dynamics of Korea's relations with Israel and the Middle East, particularly in light of recent events in the region. Moderated by Asia Society Korea’s Senior Contributor Mason Richey from Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, the distinguished panel of speakers included H.E. Akiva Tor, the Ambassador of Israel to the Republic of Korea, former Lieutenant General In-Bum Chun, and our own Asia 21 fellow and journalist Sang Won Yoon, with expertise in Middle East politics.
The discussion explored the aftermath of events in Israel and Palestine and their potential global and regional implications, while also shedding light on North Korean relations with Middle Eastern actors in the increasingly complex context of geopolitics.