Middle East Peace Process

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman John Kerry talked about the challenges and opportunities facing the Obama administration in the… read more

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman John Kerry talked about the challenges and opportunities facing the Obama administration in the Middle East. He focused on the way forward in the Middle East peace process including discussion of the recent Israeli elections, the conflict in Gaza, Iran’s nuclear ambitions, troop withdrawals in Iraq, U.S.-Syria relations, and Islamic extremism. Senator Kerry recently returned from the Middle East, where he traveled to Syria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Israel, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.

Martin Indyk provided introductory remarks. After the program, Senator Kerry took audience members' questions. close

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Middle East Peace Process

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Program ID:
284420-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 4, 2009
Last Aired:
Mar 9, 2009

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  • Mar 04, 2009 | 8:21pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 05, 2009 | 3:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 06, 2009 | 1:42pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 09, 2009 | 8:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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