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    Military Aspects of Foreign Policy

    Former Ambassador Eric Edelman, who was an undersecretary for defense for policy with the George W. Bush administration, and former Representative Jim Marshall (D-GA) discussed military…

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    National Security Issues

    Representatives Tom Cotton (R-AR) and Mike Pompeo (R-KS) talked about national security, intelligence, and foreign policy issues. br/ “National Security Leadership in a New…

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    U.S. Foreign Policy Toward the Middle East

    Former U.S. Ambassadors James Jeffrey, who served in Iraq, and Robert Ford, who served in Syria, discussed the situation in the Middle East and the ongoing fight against the so-called…

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    Senator McCain on Foreign Policy

    Incoming Senate Armed Services Committee Chair John McCain (R-AZ) talked about his priorities for the committee and the 114th Congress. Topics included Syria, Russia, and Iraq. br/…

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    Senator Corker on Foreign Policy

    Senator Bob Corker (R-TN), incoming chair of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, discussed U.S.-Iran relations and the ongoing negotiations over Iran’s nuclear…

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    Governor Bobby Jindal on Foreign Policy

    Governor Bobby Jindal (R-LA) discussed defense and foreign policy issues with former U.S. Senator Jim Talent. They had co-authored a report in which they call for re-building the…

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    Senator Ted Cruz on Foreign Policy

    Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), a member of the Armed Services Committee, talked with Bill Kristol about defense and foreign policy issues. Topics included the Ukraine-Russia conflict, Iran…

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    Russia-Ukraine Conflict

    Panelists talked about the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine, U.S. policy in the region, and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s long-term strategy and goals. Topics…

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    Panel Discussion on U.S. Policy in Asia

    At a recent event on U.S. - Asia relations, panelists were asked about the impact of President Obama canceling his Asia trip during the government shutdown. A Japanese Embassy official…

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    John Allen on U.S. Global Leadership

    Retired General John Allen, who formerly commanded the International Security Assistance Force and U.S. Forces Afghanistan, talked about U.S. global security and leadership. He…

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    Defense Budget and Strategy

    Former Pentagon officials spoke about defense policy and future military strategy, focusing on ways in which budget decisions could affect future operations and global strategy. Dov…

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    Panel Discussion on Crisis in Syria

    House Intelligence Committee Chair Mike Rogers (R-MI) and Ranking Member Eliot Engel (D-NY) talked about the Syrian Civil War and efforts by the Syrian government to turn over chemical…

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    Afghanistan Policy

    CBS News' Lara Logan moderated a panel discussion on U.S. interests in the future of Afghanistan as American military forces were preparing to end a 12-year military presence in the country…

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    Defense Department Restructuring

    Think tank representatives from across the political spectrum talked about defense spending and the competing plans from the president and Congress to cut spending while maintaining…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    U.S.-Asia Policy

    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,…

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