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Videos: Korean Peace Network Conference (June 2017)

In June 2017, the Korea Peace Network, which is co-chaired by AFSC, held a symposium, "Off-Ramps to War: Paths to Building Peace with North Korea," at George Washington University. 

Featured speakers included former Defense Secretary William Perry, historian Bruce Cumings, and people most impacted by the ongoing division, including families of U.S. servicemen who served in the Korean War and Korean-Americans  separated from their families in DPRK.

Learn more: Engaging North Korea


Linda Lewis, AFSC country representative for DPRK



Keynote speaker: William Perry, former U.S. secretary of defense


Katharina Zellweger,  visiting fellow, Stanford Center for International Security and Cooperation


Keynote speaker: Bruce Cumings, historian


Rick Downes, Coalition of Families of Korean & Cold War POW/MIAs


Jason Ahn, physician and filmmaker, "Divided Families"

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