U.S. Military Training in Asia

Panelists talked about the effectiveness of the IMET (International Military Education and Training) program in Asia. The mission of… read more

Panelists talked about the effectiveness of the IMET (International Military Education and Training) program in Asia. The mission of IMET is to strengthen military partnerships and improve the skills of foreign officers by pairing them with U.S. military counterparts. Wallace Gregson argued that IMET, when combined with other security assistance activities, was a good investment. John Sifton said IMET was useful in some countries but not in others, citing Cambodia as an example that was not a good use. Following their brief opening remarks, they answered questions from the audience. close

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

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Program ID:
311950-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 8, 2013
Last Aired:
Apr 13, 2013

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  • Apr 08, 2013 | 10:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 08, 2013 | 10:01am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 08, 2013 | 4:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 08, 2013 | 10:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 08, 2013 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 09, 2013 | 4:11am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 13, 2013 | 1:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 13, 2013 | 7:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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