687Aug 2, 2012
Field Report with Lieutenant General Daniel Allyn
Former Commander of the Regional Command East Lieutenant General Daniel Allyn addressed the situation in Eastern Afghanistan. He said there were four key tasks. These included keeping ...
181Jun 29, 2012
Afghan Security Forces
Military experts testified before the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations on the progress of Afghan security forces as NATO forces are scheduled to withdraw from the ...
2,772Oct 26, 2011
Alleged Iranian Covert Operations
Witnesses testified on recent allegations that Iran attempted to assassinate the Saudi ambassador in the U.S., and Iran’s other international covert operations. Among the topis they ...
330Nov 19, 2010
Afghanistan War Review
Panelists spoke about U.S. military and diplomatic efforts in Afghanistan and a NATO summit on the future of Afghanistan taking place in Lisbon, Portugal. They also responded to questions from ...
563Feb 27, 2010
The Constitution and Protracted Wars
Yale Law School Professor Bruce Ackerman, former Army vice chief of staff General Jack Keane, and Brigadier General H. R. McMaster talked about maintaining a constitutional balance in a protracted ...
483Nov 19, 2009
Fort Hood Attack Investigation
Witnesses testified on the investigation of the on the November 5, 2009, attack that resulted in 13 deaths at Fort Hood, Texas. They talked about shooting suspect Army Major Nidal Hasan and ...
236Oct 14, 2009
U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan
Witnesses testified about U.S. military strategy in Afghanistan, focusing on counterinsurgency, regional stability issues, and training of Afghan forces.
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 ...
52Jul 27, 2007
Redeployment of U.S. Forces
General Keane and Mr. Korb testified about planning for the redeployment of U.S. forces from Iraq. Among the issues they addressed were the political and security situation in Iraq, ...
32Jul 9, 2007
Assessing the Surge in Iraq
Panelists talked about the security threat in Iraq and the progress of U.S. forces aiding in the surge strategy. They also talked about likely findings in an interim report due from the White ...
20Jan 27, 2007
Increasing the Size of the Military
General Keane, former U.S. Army vice chief of staff, talked about the president’s State of the Union speech and the call for 92,000 Army and Marine troops. He talked about where the ...
22Jan 5, 2007
U.S. Policy Toward Iraq
Frederick Kagan and General Keane released the updated, final version of phase one of the Iraq Planning Group’s study, “Choosing Victory: A Plan for Success in Iraq” that calls for ...