492Sep 9, 2013
White House Daily Briefing
White House Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken spoke before the daily White House briefing. He told reporters that the evidence Syrian President Assad used chemical weapons against ...
1,105Apr 29, 2013
Preventing Genocide in the 21st Century
Anthony Blinken spoke about international security and human rights issues, focusing on efforts of the Atrocities Prevention Board and U.S. policy toward Syria following reports of chemical weapon ...
309Mar 16, 2012
Antony Blinken, deputy assistant to President Obama and national security advisor to Vice President Joe Biden, talked about the administration’s continued commitment to Iraq, post war. He ...
1,084Oct 21, 2011
U.S. Troop Withdrawal from Iraq
National security advisers spoke to reporters about President Obama’s announcement that all U.S. troops will be withdrawn from Iraq by the end of 2011. Deputy Adviser Denis McDonough said that ...
160Sep 7, 2010
U.S. Policy Toward Iraq
Participants spoke about U.S. policy in Iraq after the withdrawal of combat forces. They focused on the security situation in the country, nature of the U.S. military mission in Iraq, and ...
17Jul 24, 2007
Global Engagement: Democratic Perspective
Participants spoke on behalf of Democratic presidential election campaigns about the party’s stance on foreign policy issues. They focused on candidates' foreign policy positions, ...
10Dec 18, 2000
European Leaders Summit
Mr. Sperling and Mr. Blinken talked to reporters about trade talks between U.S. and European Union officials. They focused on more affordable AIDS drugs, trade of beef, and European ...
39Dec 18, 1996
Foreign Policy Speech Writing
Current and former speech writers discussed the role of speeches and speech writers in making U.S. foreign policy. They talked about the process of writing speeches, the high pressures and ...