Prof. Dr. Svitlana Kobzar speaks at Sixth Xiangshan Forum in Beijing, China

Prof. Dr. Svitlana Kobzar spoke at Sixth Xiangshan Forum on Cooperation in Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Operations. The Forum was co-hosted by the China Association for Military Science and China Institute for International Strategic Studies. QA session1

More than 500 people from defense and military delegations from 49 countries, five international organizations, experts and scholars from 45 countries participated in this forum.

The presentation of Dr. Kobzar focused on EU’s policy in crisis management, disaster and humanitarian relief operations. Other speakers on the panel were:

  • Ravi Kumar Sawhney, Former Deputy Chief of the Army Staff, Lt. Gen (Retd), India
  • Li Ji, Deputy Director, Foreign Affairs Office, ministry of National Defense, Rear Adm., China
  • AKM Abdur Rahman, Director General, Bangladesh Institute of International and Strategic Studies, Maj. Gen.
  • Sergey Karaganov, Honorary Chairman, Presidium of the Council on Foreign and Defense Policy, Russia

Dr. Kobzar also appeared on the news programme ‘Dialogue’ on CCTV (China Central Television) and asked a question about China’s policy on Ukraine.China_CCTV