176Sep 6, 2012
U.S. Leadership and Global Challenges
Participants talked about U.S. foreign policy in the Obama administration and how foreign policy issues could effect the 2012 presidential election campaign. Among the topics they addressed ...
1,007Jul 25, 2012
U.S. Presidential Election and Foreign Policy
Michelle Flournoy and Rich Williamson, respective Obama and Romney campaign advisers, talked about their candidate’s foreign policy agenda for the next four years. Among other issues they ...
234Jul 20, 2012
U.N. Security Council Sanctions Against Syria
Michele Flournoy discussed the legitimacy of the Assad regime and why Americans should be concerned about Syria. The U.N. Security Council, though the majority is for intervening in Syria, is ...
43Jun 11, 2008
Situation in Iraq
As part of a day-long conference on national security panelists talked about future U.S. operations in Iraq and long-term strategies for bringing stability in the region. Among the issues they ...
134Jun 11, 2008
National Security Strategy
Following opening remarks at a conference on national security, panelists talked about major foreign policy and national security challenges facing the nation. Among the topics they addressed ...
203Apr 2, 2008
Security Situation in Iraq
Retired Army officers and others testified about the effects of the U.S. troop buildup, or surge. It was suggested that the U.S. begin withdrawing troops because it cannot sustain the current ...
11Oct 15, 2007
National Security Issues
General Conway spoke about military operations, force readiness, and national security issues. Among the topics he addressed were U.S military strategy in Iraq and the region, force size, ...
22Sep 13, 2007
Assessing the Report on Iraq
James Phillips moderated a panel discussion titled, “Reporting on the Report: Assessing Progress in Iraq.” The panelists talked about the congressional debate on U.S. Iraq policy after ...
29Jul 16, 2007
U.S. Strategy in Iraq
A panel discussion was moderated by Rand Beers among the authors of three recent reports about possible post-surge U.S. strategies in Iraq. After their presentations the participants responded ...
62Feb 12, 2007
Future of Counterterrorism
A panel discussion moderated by Nora Bensahel was held on the future of counterterrorism. Topics included U.S. security changes since the September 11 attacks, the Department of Homeland ...