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Colombia in the Korean War: 70 years of history

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am UTC-5

Colombia in the Korean War: 70 years of history

October 15, 2020, 10.00 AM 

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Korean War, the panel will address contextual elements about the Korean War to understand the past and the future of the relationships between South Korea and Colombia, and with other Latin American countries.

About the Seminar

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Korean War and within the framework of the research project “Exploring Trade Cooperation between South Korea and the Pacific Alliance”, the panel will address contextual elements about the Korean War. It will emphasise the participation of the Colombia Battalion; the implications of this in Colombian military policy; the perspectives of Colombian war veterans; and how this historical milestone is crucial to understanding the past and the future of the relationships between South Korea and, not only Colombia, but also other Latin American countries.

The seminar is co-organised by KF-VUB Korea Chair and Universidad de los Andes. It is supported by Korea Foundation. 

It will take place online on 15 October from 10.00 to 11.15 AM. Please note the seminar will be in Spanish. To attend, please register following the link above. 

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Details

Date:
October 15
Time:
10:00 am - 11:15 am UTC-5
Website:
https://c-politica.uniandes.edu.co/index.php/noticias-y-eventos?id=101

Venue

Online

Organizers

KF-VUB Korea Chair
Universidad de los Andes