Panel Discussion on Crisis in Syria
House Intelligence Committee Chair Mike Rogers (R-MI) and Ranking Member Eliot Engel (D-NY) talked about the Syrian Civil War and efforts… read more
House Intelligence Committee Chair Mike Rogers (R-MI) and Ranking Member Eliot Engel (D-NY) talked about the Syrian Civil War and efforts by the Syrian government to turn over chemical weapons. Mr. Rogers said more foreign fighters were in Syria than were ever in Iraq or Afghanistan, and warned that some of those fighters would return to their home countries. They also discussed the U.S.-Russia deal on Syrian chemical weapons, the refugee crisis in the region, and the prospects for progress on Iranian nuclear talks.
This program was part of a discussion on Syria hosted by “The Foreign Policy Initiative.” close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Eliot Engel U.S. Representative [D] New York
- Christopher J. Griffin Defense Policy Adviser U.S. Senate->Lieberman, J. (D-CT)
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