Treasury's Role in National Security
Undersecretary Cohen spoke about the role of the Treasury Department in national security, particularly in combating terrorist… read more
Undersecretary Cohen spoke about the role of the Treasury Department in national security, particularly in combating terrorist organizations. He credited the Treasury Department’s targeting of Al-Qaida’s financial sources as one of the pivotal reasons for the decline of the organization, but warned that terrorist groups like Al-Qaida were moving to kidnapping for ransom has the new chief money maker. He responded to questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- David S. Cohen Undersecretary Department of the Treasury->Terrorism and Financial Intelligence
- Andrew Schwartz Senior Vice President Center for Strategic and International Studies->External Relations
- Juan Carlos Zarate Senior Adviser Center for Strategic and International Studies
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