185Apr 5, 2013
Competition in Global Markets
Panelists spoke about international trade and business competition. Among the topics they addressed were education, energy policy, and immigration. They also talked about partisanship in ...
849Sep 19, 2012
National Security in the 21st Century
Former national security advisers talked about their roles in advising the president and U.S. national security strategies in a changing global security environment. Among the topics they ...
1,414Jan 17, 2012
Homeland Security and International Engagement
Secretary Janet Napolitano, Retired General James Jones, and Director John McLaughlin talked about homeland security and efforts to engage the international community. They discussed ...
1,280May 17, 2011
U.S. Strategic Interests in Pakistan
Former National Security Adviser James Jones testified on U.S. interests in Pakistan. In his testimony General Jones said that with the death of Osama bin Laden, Pakistan needed to quickly ...
497May 16, 2011
Middle East Policy
General James Jones spoke on strategic imperatives of the changing Middle East including Iran, Libya, Egypt, Israel, Palestine, and Northern Africa. Following prepared remarks he responded to ...
17,972Jan 20, 2011
Iran's Nuclear, Terrorist Threats and Rights Abuses
Former officials talked about the nuclear and terrorist threat posed by Iran. Topics included U.S. policy toward Iran and the terrorist designation for the People’s Mujahedin of Iran, a ...
427Nov 22, 2010
U.S. National Security Interests in the Middle East
National security experts talked about U.S. interests in the Middle East and the prospects for peace negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority. Among the topics they addressed ...
114Oct 8, 2010
Resignation of National Security Adviser General James Jones
President Obama announced the resignation of National Security Adviser General James Jones.
735Apr 21, 2010
General James Jones on Middle East Policy
National Security Adviser and retired General James Jones spoke about U.S. Middle East policy. In his remarks he said that making peace in the Middle East would stop Iran ...
337Mar 3, 2010
John Murtha Memorial Service
A memorial service was held in Statuary Hall for Pennsylvania Representative John Murtha. He died February 9, 2010, from complications following surgery. He was 77.
216Jan 25, 2010
Obama Administration Strategy in Afghanistan and Pakistan
The Center for American Progress hosted a forum on Afghanistan and Pakistan. Retired General James Jones, national security adviser for the Obama administration, called on Pakistan to fight ...
39Dec 15, 2009
Governor Quinn and Senator Durbin on Guantanamo Bay Detainees
Illinois Governor Quinn and Senator Durbin spoke to the press after a meeting at the White House with National Security Adviser James Jones and others to discuss the administration’s decision ...
147Oct 15, 2009
U.S. Policy on Middle East Peace Process
National Security Adviser James Jones spoke about the Middle East peace process and the Obama administration’s commitment to engagement in negotiations.
96Sep 28, 2009
NATO Secretary Rasmussen Remarks
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen delivered his first major speech in the U.S. as Secretary General. He talked about the future of the Afghanistan mission. Following his speech ...
41Aug 6, 2009
General Jones on Presidential Visit to Mexico
General Jones and other officials briefed reporters and answered questions about President Obama’s forthcoming trip to a North American Leaders Conference in Mexico.
104May 27, 2009
Obama Administration and National Security
General James L. Jones spoke on the Obama administration’s approach to national security. Following his prepared remarks he responded to questions from the audience.
In his ...
30May 6, 2009
National Security Adviser Briefing
General James Jones briefed reporters and answered questions meetings with Pakistani and Afghan leaders in the White House and the efforts to improve security in South Asia. He also responded ...
734Apr 29, 2009
Atlantic Council Awards Dinner
The 2009 Atlantic Council awards dinner commemorated the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Former President George H.W. Bush and former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl were honored ...