POW/MIA Accounting

Witnesses testified on the Defense Department’s (DOD) management of missing military personnel accounting. According to the DOD,… read more

Witnesses testified on the Defense Department’s (DOD) management of missing military personnel accounting. According to the DOD, there were an estimated 83,000 “prisoners of war” or “missing in action” (POW/MIA) service members from past conflicts in Vietnam, Korea, the Cold War, Persian Gulf, and World War II. The Government Accountability Office released a report that showed DPD had given multiple department agencies overlapping authority and control of POW/MIA searches and that recovery operations lacked a cohesive mission. close

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

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  • Claire McCaskill U.S. Senator [D] Missouri
  • Kelly McKeague Commander Department of Defense->Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command
  • Montague Winfield Deputy Assistant Secretary Department of Defense->Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Affairs
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POW/MIA Accounting

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Program ID:
314332-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 1, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2013

Airing Details

  • Aug 01, 2013 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Aug 01, 2013 | 9:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 02, 2013 | 2:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 02, 2013 | 3:30am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 02, 2013 | 4:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 03, 2013 | 4:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 2013 | 3:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 2013 | 7:37am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2013 | 2:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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