US/Korea Alliance Overview | 2017 | Events

IAP. Contemporary Military Topics: US/Korea Alliance Overview (MIT students, staff, faculty and affiliates only)
Shawn Creamer
COL Shawn Creamer
US Army, SSP Military Fellow 2016-17
February 2, 2017

This session provides an overview of the 4 theater-level commands operating in So. Korea: Combined Forces Command; U.S. Forces Korea; UN Command; & the ROK Joint Chiefs of Staff.  Col Creamer covers their respective responsibilities, authorities, & communication channels, as well as their interrelationships & how the 4 commands influence and facilitate decisionmaking during crisis & contingencies on the Korean peninsula.

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