Anti-U.S. Violence in the Arab World

Middle East experts from a variety of perspectives talked about violent anti-U.S. demonstrations in Egypt, Libya and Yemen. Three days… read more

Middle East experts from a variety of perspectives talked about violent anti-U.S. demonstrations in Egypt, Libya and Yemen. Three days earlier U.S. Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens and three other Americans were killed in an attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya. They discussed the demonstrations in relation to upheaval in the Middle East since spring 2011, possible U.S. responses, the need for better understanding of the complexities of the region by U.S. leaders, and the underlying causes of the demonstrations. The program included questions from audience members. close

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  • Katulis, Brian Senior Fellow and Director Center for American Progress->Democracy and Public Diplomacy
  • Melhem, Hisham Bureau Chief Al Arabiya Television
  • Pletka, Danielle Vice President American Enterprise Institute->Foreign and Defense Policy Studies
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Anti-U.S. Violence in the Arab World

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Program ID:
308199-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 14, 2012
Last Aired:
Sep 24, 2012

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  • Sep 14, 2012 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 14, 2012 | 10:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 14, 2012 | 12:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 2012 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
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  • Sep 16, 2012 | 3:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 24, 2012 | 6:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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