268Nov 27, 2012
Senator Kyl on Congress and National Security
Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ) talked about U.S. foreign policy issues. Among other topics he discussed the “fiscal cliff” and defense budget cuts due to sequestration, Iran, and ...
398Nov 27, 2012
North Korea and Human Rights
Shin Dong-hyuk was interviewed by Christian Caryl about his life in a North Korean internment camp, where he was born. He talked about the abuse of prisoners in the camp, including denial of ...
276Nov 27, 2012
Congress and National Security
A Republican member and a member-elect of the House who served in the military talked about national security priorities in Afghanistan, Iran’s nuclear program, and Israel. They were ...
368Nov 27, 2012
Syrian Civil War and U.S. Policy
Senator John McCain (R-AZ) and French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy talked about U.S. policy toward Syria and its ongoing civil war. They argued for a more pro-active role for the U.S. in ...
140Nov 27, 2012
Foreign Policy and the Senate
Senate Homeland Security Chair Joe Lieberman (I-CT) talked about U.S. foreign policy with Senator Kelly Ayotte. He criticized the Obama administration for not engaging in Syria and said the ...
460Nov 27, 2012
Ambassadors representing Australia, India and the Philippines talked about their regional priorities and relationship with the U.S. Topics which include unresolved disputes with China, opportunities ...
474Mar 30, 2012
U.S. Policy Toward Iran
Panelists discussed U.S. policy toward Iran, focusing on military and non-military options should diplomatic efforts to limit nuclear development fail. They also talked about various scenarios ...
350Sep 21, 2009
Obama Administration Foreign Policy Agenda
In advance of the United Nations General Assembly and G-20 meetings, and with the Obama administration facing critical decisions regarding the war in Afghanistan, the Foreign Policy Initiative Forum ...