U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs

07/03/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/03/2024 07:10

MEDIA ADVISORY: HFAC Roundtable with North Korean Defectors

Media Contact 202-226-8467

Washington, D.C. - During the 21st annual North Korea Freedom Week, the Subcommittees on the Indo-Pacific and Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations will host a bipartisan roundtable with North Korean defectors on Tuesday, July 9th. The roundtable will focus on the Kim regime's actions to maintain its hold on power and efforts of non-governmental organizations to change the hearts and minds of the North Korean people.

Date: Tuesday, July 9, 2024
Time: 10:00am ET
Location: Rayburn 2255
Participants: Republican and Democrat Members of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and defectors from North Korea working to raise awareness about the abuses of the Kim regime.

***Coverage note: Check here for updates. The press conference will be webcast live here. All members of the media interested in attending should RSVP to Olivia Late at [email protected].***