China’s People’s Liberation Army Today
- 11:00 am on Tuesday, February 18, 2014
- 12:20 pm on Tuesday, February 18, 2014
- Metropolitan College, Room B02 | 755 Commonwealth Avenue
With Kenneth Allen, Senior Analyst, Defense Group, INC. || Ken Allen served in the Air Force for 21 years (1971-1992), including as an enlisted Chinese and Russian linguist and intelligence officer with tours in Taiwan (Shulinkou Air Station and special project at the U.S. Embassy Defense Attaché Office), Berlin, Japan (5th Air Force), PACAF Headquarters, China, and Washington DC (Instructor in the Defense Intelligence Agency’s Joint Military Attaché School). From 1987-1989, he served as the Assistant Air Attaché in the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, where he received the individual Exceptional Collector of the Year Award for 1988 and the Unit Exceptional Collector of the Year Award for 1989 (Tiananmen). He was inducted into DIA’s Defense Attaché Hall of Fame in 1997.