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

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  • Cohen, David S. Undersecretary Department of the Treasury->Terrorism and Financial Intelligence
  • Schwartz, Andrew Senior Vice President Center for Strategic and International Studies->External Relations
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Treasury's Role in National Security

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Program ID:
305945-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 11, 2012
Last Aired:
May 15, 2012

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  • May 11, 2012 | 1:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2012 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 11, 2012 | 8:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 12, 2012 | 2:41am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 13, 2012 | 4:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 15, 2012 | 8:09am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 15, 2012 | 11:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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