U.S.-Iran Relations

Former State Department and United Nations officials talked about Iran’s nuclear program, the U.S.-Iran relationship, Israel, and… read more

Former State Department and United Nations officials talked about Iran’s nuclear program, the U.S.-Iran relationship, Israel, and recent U.S. sanctions agains Iran’s energy, shipping and financial sector. All the panelists agreed that agreed that U.S.-Iran relations were at their worst-ever. Ms. Abdo stressed in her remarks the importance of viewing Iran in the context of the history of negotiations. Mr. Keiswetter, during questions from the audience, agreed that the real issue between the U.S. and Iran is not Iran’s nuclear arms program but rather strategic control of the Persian Gulf. close

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

People in this video

  • Allan Keiswetter Director (Former) Department of State->Intelligence Liaison
  • Daniel P. Serwer Senior Fellow Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies->Center for Transatlantic Relations
More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

U.S.-Iran Relations

298 Views
Program ID:
307574-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 15, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2012

Airing Details

  • Aug 15, 2012 | 10:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 2:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2012 | 8:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2012 | 1:44am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2012 | 4:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 17, 2012 | 8:20am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2012 | 12:11pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

U.S.-Iran Relations

  • DVD
    Length:
    01:28:58
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    01:28:58
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video