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    State Department Daily Briefing

    John Kirby briefed reporters and responded to questions on a range of international topics, including Iran’s nuclear program and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s role in the…

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    After Words with Mona Eltahawy

    Journalist Mona Eltahawy discusses her book "Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs A Sexual Revolution" She is interviewed by Rangita de Silva de Alwis, Associate Dean…

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    House Debate on Troop Withdrawal from Iraq and Syria

    The House debated and voted down 288-139 a resolution requiring U.S. troops to withdraw from Iraq and Syria in the absence of a congressional vote on an authorization for the use of…

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    Middle East Policy and Combating ISIS

    Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair General Martin Dempsey testified on combating ISIS* and U.S. strategy in the Middle East. Secretary Carter told the…

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    News Review with Senator Christopher Murphy

    Senator Christopher Murphy (D-CT) talked about U.S. policy toward ISIS*, an amendment he introduced that would ban deployment of ground troops to Iraq and Syria, the ongoing debate over…

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    U.S. Interests at the United Nations

    Ambassador Samantha Power testified on congressional priorities and concerns in advancing U.S. national interests at the United Nations (U.N.). Topics included the U.N.'s role in nuclear…

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    State Department Daily Briefing

    Secretary Kerry joined John Kirby via video conference to brief reporters on a range of international topics, including Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s alleged use of chemical…

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    State Department Daily Briefing

    Jeff Rathke briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of international topics, including the death of an American citizen in Syria and Secretary of State John Kerry’s…

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    U.S. Middle East Policy

    Philip Gordon talked about his piece in Politico Magazine, in which he asserts that the Middle East is “falling apart” and that there “is no easy fix” to the…

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    State Department Daily Briefing

    Jeff Rathke briefed reporters and answered questions on a variety of international affairs topics, including the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the Zivotofsky v. Kerry case, striking…

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    Middle East Peace Process

    Author and Haaretz columnist Ari Shavit debated author and Jerusalem Post senior contributing editor Caroline Glick about the prospect of a two-state solution in the Israel-Palestine…

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    Anthony Blinken on the Middle East Peace Process

    Deputy Secretary of State Tony Blinken talked about U.S.-Israel relations and the ongoing negotiations with Iran over the country’s nuclear program. He spoke about the continued…

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    Air Operations Against Terrorists

    Lieutenant General John Hesterman briefed reporters in the Pentagon by telephone from the Combined Air and Space Operations Center in Southwest Asia about coalition air operations against…

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    Middle East Attitudes Toward Government

    Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former National Security Adviser Stephen Hadley talked about the launch of their new Middle East Strategy Task Force (MEST). The goal of…

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    Iran Nuclear Agreement and U.S. Middle East Policy

    Middle East scholars testified about the implications of a potential Iranian nuclear agreement for U.S. policy in the region. They discussed the threat of nuclear proliferation in the…

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    Representative Gerald Connolly on Foreign Policy Challenges

    Representative Gerald Connolly (D-VA) talked about various foreign policy issues. Topics included National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance provisions in the PATRIOT Act; the fight…

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    State Department Daily Briefing

    Jeff Rathke responded to reporters' questions on a variety of foreign affairs topics, including the Middle East peace process and the closed-door espionage trial of Washington Post reporter…

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    President Obama Remarks at Adas Israel

    President Obama delivered remarks to the Adas Israel Congregation in celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month. The president spoke about the security of Israel, saying “our…

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    U.S. Policy in Iraq and Syria

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on U.S. policy in Iraq and Syria following the loss of the Iraqi city of Ramadi, which was captured by ISIS* on May 17, 2015. The witnesses argued that the…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Are you confident in President Obama’s strategy against ISIS?” The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria…

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