Counterterrorism Policy and the 2012 Presidential Election
Participants talked about foreign policy and counterterrorism strategies during the 2012 presidential election campaign. They also answered questions from the audience.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Josh Gerstein Correspondent Politico->White House
- Hafez Ghanem Senior Fellow Brookings Institution->Global Economy and Development Program
- Stephen Grand Fellow Brookings Institution->Foreign Policy Studies Program
- Benjamin Wittes Senior Fellow Brookings Institution->Governance Studies Program
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