DKI APCSS’ Dr. James M. Minnich is featured in a new publication by the ROK-US Alliance Foundation and the Korea Defense Veteran’s Association called “ROK-US Alliance: 70 for 70.”  The publication features profiles of 70 people and their experiences on the Peninsula.

“From Firebase to FAO: A Forty-Year Friendship with Korea” serves as a memoir for Minnich, who is a retired U.S. Army colonel.  This chapter takes you from the rain-soaked nights at Camp Casey in 1982 to significant diplomatic strides as the UNCMAC Secretary thirty years later, offering a unique blend of personal experience and historical insight.

Dr. James M. Minnich is a professor at Daniel K. Inouye Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies (APCSS), an academic institute of the U.S. Department of Defense based in Hawaii. The views expressed in this article only reflect his own views, not those of APCSS or the U.S. Department of Defense.