509Nov 26, 2013
Nuclear Deal with Iran
Panelists talked about the agreement the U.S. and five other global powers (P5+1) reached with Iran on a six-month test freeze of the country’s nuclear program. The participants were ...
372Jul 29, 2013
Special Operations Forces
Special operations military leaders talked about the role of American special forces and their reliance on a coordinated network of armed forces and law enforcement agencies to meet global security ...
277May 10, 2013
China's Role in the Korean Peninsula Issues
Ambassador Robert King and others spoke about threats from North Korea and their potential effects on security in the Korean Peninsula and internationally.
At points in this live presentation, ...
151May 10, 2013
U.S. Policy in East Asia
Steven Bucci and other panelists talked about U.S. foreign policy in Southeast Asia, especially in North Korea. Mr. Bucci argued that the U.S. was ill-equipped to make put an increased ...
181May 10, 2013
North Korean Human Rights
Ambassador Robert King and others talked about the state of human rights in North Korea, the difficulties involved with making progress on the issue, and efforts by the U.S. to help. Ambassador ...
217May 2, 2013
Military experts and retired leaders talked about the strength and readiness of the U.S. military following the end of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and planned cuts to military spending through ...
1,571Jan 17, 2013
Book Discussion on Invisible Armies
Max Boot, fellow in National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, talked about his book, Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare From Ancient Times to the ...
345Oct 31, 2012
Future of Cybersecurity
Panelists talked about challenges to Congress passing legislation on cybersecurity. They responded to questions from members of the audience.
652Oct 17, 2012
Syrian Civil War and Russia
Panelists talked about the important issues surrounding the Russian-Syrian relationship and how the United States should approach Syria’s civil war. Panelists agreed that Russia’s ...
499Aug 15, 2012
National Guard Spending Cuts
Paul McHale and Steven Blum talked about the impact of sequestration on the National Guard. Sequestration refers to across-the-board budget cuts agreed to in the Budget Control Act of 2011 and ...
421Aug 14, 2012
Defense Department Role in Domestic Disasters
Panelists talked about the Defense Department’s role in assisting civilian authorities during domestic disasters and unrest.They spoke about law enforcement challenges during hurricanes, ...
305May 11, 2012
Lessons from the 2011 Japanese Earthquake
Scholars in Asian studies and homeland security talked about Japan’s long-term recovery efforts following the 2011 earthquake, as well as preparedness for future catastrophes. They also ...
459Aug 26, 2010
Online Threats to National Security
As part of the Heritage Foundation’s week-long conference on threats to U.S. national security, cybersecurity experts talked about online threats to citizens and the government and ...
326Aug 23, 2010
Michael Barrett and Adams Salerno talked about ramifications of port security on business. Among the topics they addressed were the effects of the Homeland Security Department mandate of 100 ...
1,082Apr 15, 2003
Inside the Pentagon
Three C-SPAN crews followed Defense Department officials as they conducted daily business during military operations in Iraq. The program includes various scenes from briefings during the day, ...