Dennis B. Ross

Dennis B. Ross

Dennis B. Ross is an American diplomat and author. He has served as the Director of Policy Planning in the State Department under President George H. W. Bush, the special Middle East coordinator under President Bill Clinton, and was a special adviser for the Persian Gulf and Southwest Asia to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Wikipedia*

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Dennis B. Ross has 79 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Call-In as a Director for the National Security of the Bush (G.W.) Presidential Campaign. The year with the most videos was 2005 with seven videos as a Distinguished Fellow for the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 1,410 views per program as a Special Envoy for the Middle East of the Department of State. Most appearances with Robert Satloff (8), Itamar Rabinovich (4), Elliott Abrams (3). Most common tags: Israeli-Palestinian Relations, Israel, Middle East.

Appearances by Title:c. November 11, 2011 - Present Distinguished Fellow and Counselor, Irwin Levy Family Program on the U.S.-Israel Strategic Relationship, Washington Institute for Near East Policy Videos: 6 c. January 1, 2015 - Present Fellow, Washington Institute Videos: 2


Senior Director, Central Region, National Security Council c. June 25, 2009 - November 10, 2011 Videos: 8 Special Envoy, Middle East, Department of State c. January 20, 1989 - c. January 20, 2001 Videos: 39 Distinguished Fellow, Washington Institute for Near East Policy c. February 1, 2001 - c. February 23, 2009 Videos: 21 Director, National Security, Bush (G.W.) Presidential Campaign c. June 7, 1988 - c. December 1, 1988 Videos: 3 Director, Near Eastern Affairs, National Security Council c. March 1, 1981 - c. June 7, 1988 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • President Johnson and the 1967 Six-Day War

    President Johnson and the 1967 Six-Day War

    Foreign policy scholars talked about the Johnson administration’s response to the June 1967 Six-Day War and how the outcome…

  • Iran Sanctions

    Iran Sanctions

    Panelists that included two former diplomats from the Reagan and Obama administrations talked about the future of the Iran nuclear…

  • U.S. Policy Toward the Middle East

    U.S. Policy Toward the Middle East

    Israeli Cabinet Minister Tzachi Hanegbi and former Israeli Ambassador Itamar Rabinovich talked about the future of U.S.-Israel…

  • U.S.-Israel Relations

    U.S.-Israel Relations

    The Foundation for Defense of Democracies hosted a discussion on U.S.-Israel relations with former Middle East envoy Dennis…

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