Assistant Secretary of State Danny Russel Gives Guest Lecture in Berlin

Assistant Secretary Danny Russel at the Hertie School in Berlin

In his guest lecture for Berlin’s Hertie School of Governance March 22, 2016, Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Danny Russel provided clear views on some thorny policy issues –  international rules-based order in East Asia, freedom of navigation in the South China Sea, aligned U.S. and Chinese interests, and the Asian Infrastructure and Investment Bank.  He also answered questions about Myanmar’s democratic evolution, China’s influence with North Korea, and political challenges in Thailand.

Short video of the event: