Facing Global Challenges Together

His Royal Highness Prince Turki al-Faisal, Saudi ambassador to the U.S., talked briefly about President Kennedy and the history of U.S.… read more

His Royal Highness Prince Turki al-Faisal, Saudi ambassador to the U.S., talked briefly about President Kennedy and the history of U.S. relations with Yemen and Saudi Arabia. His main topic was the challenge of global terrorism and how to fight it. He said that Islamic fundamentalist terrorists distort the teachings of the Koran. He also talked about some of the unfounded beliefs that connect Saudi Arabia with terrorism. After his speech the ambassador answered audience members' questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Facing Global Challenges Together

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Program ID:
191234-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Feb 21, 2006
Last Aired:
Feb 25, 2006

Airing Details

  • Feb 21, 2006 | 9:39pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 22, 2006 | 1:16am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 22, 2006 | 2:15pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 24, 2006 | 8:53am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 25, 2006 | 4:23am EST | C-SPAN 1
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