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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing.

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    Muslim Brotherhood and the Middle East

    Former State Department advisers talked about the Muslim Brotherhood’s influence in the Middle East over the preceding three years. The panelists agreed on the need for an…

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    China's Economy

    Panelists talked about the impact of China’s economic policies and slowing economic growth on global markets.

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    United Nations Peacekeeping Operations

    Louis Charbonneau talked about U.S. contributions to United Nations daily and peacekeeping operations.

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    Human Rights in North Korea

    Michael Kirby, chair of the United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in North Korea, gave the keynote address on the findings and recommendations that came out of a series of…

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    U.S.-Russia Relations

    The Center on Global Interests held a discussion on U.S.-Russia relations. The main speaker was Suzanne Massie, a Russia scholar who advised President Ronald Reagan during the Cold War.

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    Islam and Politics in Pakistan

    Panelists talked about the rise of Islamic political parties in Pakistan, and U.S.-Pakistan relations. Notable speakers included former Pakistani Ambassador to the U.S. Husain Haqqani.

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    Economic Aid to Ukraine

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Ukraine’s Finance Minister Oleksandr Shlapak spoked to reporters following a meeting to discuss economic aid to Ukraine.

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    Developments in Ukraine

    Kurt Volker talked about developments in Ukraine following the uprising against former President Viktor Yanukovich, and continued unrest in Eastern Ukraine and Crimea.

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    Virtual Currency

    Panelists talked about the impact of Bitcoin and other virtual currencies on the future of financial and political systems. Bitcoin is a decentralized Internet-based system for…

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    Support for Military and Veterans' Caregivers

    First lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden announced several initiatives and programs to help support caregivers of wounded active duty and veteran military. In addition, Michelle Obama…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Jay Carney answered questions from reporters at the daily White House briefing. Topics included the denial of a visa to Iran’s ambassador to the U.N. and the nomination of Sylvia…

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    International Monetary Fund Press Briefing

    Christine Lagarde held a press briefing at the 2014 Spring International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank meeting. She addressed IMF reforms, Ukraine and the effects of sanctions…

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    State Department Daily Briefing

    Jen Psaki briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of international issues including Secretary Kerry’s work with negotiators on the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.

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    U.S. Agency for International Development Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Request

    Rajiv Shah testified on the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) priorities for the proposed fiscal year 2015 budget. A big part of the hearing was about the…

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    Newsmakers with Representative Bob Goodlatte

    House Judiciary Committee Chair Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) talked about issues including executive orders by President Obama, immigration, oversight of the Justice Department, National Security…

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    World Bank Press Briefing

    Jim Yong Kim held a press briefing at the 2014 Spring International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank meeting. Topics included reform efforts, global climate change, Ukraine and the…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for veterans to respond to the question, “What role is the government playing in your post-war transition?”

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    Trans-Atlantic Security Issues

    Witnesses testified on trans-Atlantic security challenges, Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, and NATO expansion. In the first panel Victoria Nuland gave an update on the crisis…

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    Electric Grid Security and Reliability

    Witnesses testified on strategies to increase the reliability and security of the electric grid from cyber and physical attacks. They also discussed the impact of Environmental…

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