ICJS Event: Korea Japan Group — Ambassador Okazaki on "The Comfort Women Issue: A Japanese Perspective"

Date
Friday, October 19, 2007
Time
7:00 p.m. (talk will start at 7:15 p.m.)
Due to Ambassador Okazaki's busy schedule, we will start the talk promptly at 7:15 p.m. Please feel free to arrive as early as 6:45 p.m. to have time to enjoy your meal before the talk.
Venue
Temple University, Japan Campus
Azabu Hall Room 206 (Access)
Admission
Open to general public.
Seating is limited. RSVP recommended.
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We are happy to invite you to a session of our Korea Japan Group at TUJ with Ambassador Hisahiko Okazaki, Director of the Okazaki Institute. He will speak to us about the "The Comfort Women Issue: A Japanese Perspective."


About Hisahiko Okazaki

Ambassador Okazaki, known as "Prime Minister Abe's brain," is one of Japan's best known commentator and analyst on security and foreign affairs. After graduating from Cambridge University and the Faculty of Law of Tokyo University, he joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, retiring following service as Ambassador to Saudi Arabia and then Thailand. His government service also includes research positions at Harvard University and the Rand Corporation, as well as Director for Foreign Relations of the Japan Defense Agency (now MOD). Ambassador Okazaki is the author of numerous books and articles and a frequent presence in the Japanese and international media.
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About ICJS

The Institute of Contemporary Japanese Studies (ICJS) is an organization dedicated to fostering study and research on various topics related to contemporary Japan and Asia.

About ICJS

The ICJS is an organization dedicated to fostering study and research on various topics related to contemporary Japan and Asia.