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    Book Discussion on The Modern Mercenary

    Sean McFate talked about his book, The Modern Mercenary: Private Armies and What They Mean for World Order, about the use of mercenaries in wars around the world today. In his book, he…

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    Secretary Kerry on Global Climate Change

    Secretary of State John Kerry delivered remarks about the global effort to fight climate change and the importance of 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, scheduled for November…

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    Cybersecurity and Information Sharing Practices

    Panelists talked about the benefits of data sharing between the federal government and private enterprise to help combat cybersecurity threats from around the globe. White House…

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    U.S.-Iran Relations

    Former Representative Jim Slattery (D-KS) talked about his December 2014 trip to Iran and his views on prospects for improved U.S.-Iran relations. He said he was hopeful about the…

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    Global Threats to U.S. Security

    Admiral Cecil Haney, commander of the U.S. Strategic Command, talked about the role of strategic deterrence in the 21st century. Topics included emerging threats, unrest in the Middle…

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    Ukraine-Russia Conflict

    U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Geoff Pyatt outlined the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. He focused on U.S.-Ukraine relations and Russia’s violation of the territorial…

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    Intelligence and National Security

    Gregory Treverton was interviewed by Frederick Kempe about intelligence and national security issues. They discussed the National Intelligence Council’s role and responsibilities…

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    Online Voting

    Technology and online voting experts talked about security concerns in the implementation of online voting technology in the political process. Topics included security, privacy, and…

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    West Africa Ebola Outbreak

    Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the State Department, and the Defense Department talked about the international response to the Ebola outbreak in…

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    General Philip Breedlove on NATO Summit

    General Philip M. Breedlove reviewed the NATO summit in Wales He also discussed current operations specifically involving Russia’s intervention in Ukraine.

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    Counterterrorism Efforts in North Waziristan

    Hassan Abbas and Ikram Sehgal talked about the progress and implications of Pakistan’s counterterrorism strategy in the North Waziristan region of the country. They discussed…

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    Israeli-Palestinian Relations

    Former Prime Minister Salam Fayyad talked about the state of affairs in the Gaza Strip and the ongoing conflict between Israel, Hamas, and other militant Palestinian groups. He put…

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    Briefing on Ukraine-Russia Conflict

    Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin spoke with reporters about Ukraine’s conflict with Russia. He talked about Russian bans on Ukrainian agricultural products, the need for increased…

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    Ukraine-Russia Conflict

    Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin talked about Ukraine’s conflict with Russia and efforts to strengthen international support for Ukraine. He talked about the violence in Eastern…

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    Escalating Violence in Iraq

    Iraq’s Ambassador to the U.S. Lukman Faily and others talked about the the escalating violence in Iraq and the threat and influence of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). They…

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    Afghanistan Elections

    Former Ambassador to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad and former Deputy Assistant Defense Secretary David Sedney talked about Afghanistan’s recent presidential election, the impact of the…

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    NATO Summit Preview

    Outgoing NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen talked about his vision for the future of NATO and previewed the upcoming September 2014 NATO summit in Wales. Secretary General…

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    War Crimes in Syria

    Ambassador Stephen Rapp talked about war crimes and crimes against humanity that have occurred during the civil war in Syria. Topics included the use of chemical weapons and shrapnel…

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    Afghan Economy and Political Transition

    Paul Ross talked about Afghanistan and shared findings and recommendations from the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Article IV Consultation, an annual review of…

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    Asia-Pacific Missile Defense

    Panelists talked about missile defense in the Asia-Pacific region. Topics included the nuclear threat from North Korea, and the regional influence of China and Japan. Former…

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