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The U.S.-South Korea Alliance, With Mark Lippert

November 30, 2021

Ambassador Mark Lippert, vice chairman of the Halifax Forum and senior advisor for the Center for Strategic and International Studies Korea Chair, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss U.S.-South Korean relations and the Biden administration’s broader Indo-Pacific strategy.


Polls Mentioned in the Podcast


Karl Friedhoff, “South Koreans See China as More Threat than Partner, But Not the Most Critical Threat Facing the Country,” Chicago Council, April 6, 2021


Hong Suk-ji, “Survey Results of South Korean Perception on the ROK-U.S. Alliance,” Korea Institute for Defense Analyses, November 2, 2021


Richard Wike et al., “What People Around the World Like–and Dislike–About American Society and Politics,” Pew Research Center, November 1, 2021


Statements Mentioned


U.S.-ROK Leaders’ Joint Statement,” The White House, May 21, 2021


Webcasts Mentioned


Mark Lippert, The Capital Cable, CSIS Korea Chair