Herman J. Cohen

Herman J. Cohen

Herman Jay "Hank" Cohen served as the United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs from 1989 to 1993. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Herman J. Cohen has 16 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Forum. The year with the most videos was 1991 with four videos. Most appearances with Donald M. Payne (2), Howard Wolpe (2). Most common tags: Africa, South Africa, Apartheid.

Appearances by Title:c. September 13, 1996 - Present Senior Adviser, Global Coalition for Africa Videos: 2 c. January 1, 2008 - Present Adjunct Professor, African Studies Program, Nitze (Paul H.) School of Advanced International Studies Videos: 0 c. December 31, 1993 - Present Founder and President, Cohen and Woods International Videos: 0


Assistant Secretary, African Affairs, Department of State c. May 17, 1989 - c. January 1, 1993 Videos: 14

Recent Appearances

  • Al Shabaab and Terrorism

    Al Shabaab and Terrorism

    Herman Cohen talked about al Shabaab and the recent bombing in Uganda, what al Shabab is, where it’s operating, its affiliation…

  • Conflict in Sudan

    Conflict in Sudan

    Mr. Cohen talked about the civil war in Sudan and the religious conflicts fueling tensions in the nation. He also responded…

  • Resolving Conflicts in Africa

    Resolving Conflicts in Africa

    As part of its annual legislative conference, members of the Congressional Black Caucus and others gathered to discussed…

  • Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 4

    Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 4

    Commission members heard testimony from former intelligence officials concerning the necessary role and capabilities of the…

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