Building the Army of the 21st Century

In remarks to the Atlantic Council, General George Casey spoke about challenges facing the Army in the 21st century. He also addressed… read more

In remarks to the Atlantic Council, General George Casey spoke about challenges facing the Army in the 21st century. He also addressed more immediate challenges in Iraq and Afghanistan, including potential lengths of commitment to the regions. In an answer to a question from the audience about recent threats from North Korea, he also said that the U.S. was prepared to fight a war in Korea if necessary although it would take some time to “switch gears” from efforts to combat terrorists and insurgencies. close

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

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Building the Army of the 21st Century

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Public Affairs Event
Format:
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 2009
Last Aired:
Aug 12, 2009

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  • May 29, 2009 | 2:41am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 29, 2009 | 3:33pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 02, 2009 | 6:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 03, 2009 | 12:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 06, 2009 | 2:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 06, 2009 | 8:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 12, 2009 | 2:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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