Future of the Pentagon

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter talked about the future of the Pentagon as it shifts from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq to a… read more

Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter talked about the future of the Pentagon as it shifts from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq to a new focus on the Asia Pacific Theater, cyber security, and counter terrorism during a time of budget reductions. Topics included the impact of the recent National Security Agency (NSA) leaks. He was interviewed by David Sanger and responded to questions from members of the audience.

“Doing More with Less - Simply an Oxymoron or Also an Imperative: Refashioning Today’s Pentagon to Fight the Wars of the Future” was a program of the third annual Aspen Security Forum, held by the Aspen Institute’s Homeland Security Program in partnership with The New York Times and CNN’s “Security Clearance” website. close

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

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Future of the Pentagon

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Program ID:
314060-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Aspen, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Aug 10, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 26, 2013

Airing Details

  • Aug 10, 2013 | 5:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 15, 2013 | 10:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 2013 | 2:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 26, 2013 | 1:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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