Leslie H. Gelb

Leslie H. Gelb

Leslie Howard "Les" Gelb is a former correspondent and columnist for 'The New York Times', a former senior Defense and State Department official, and is currently President Emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Leslie H. Gelb has 29 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1983 Call-In as a Correspondent for the New York Times. The year with the most videos was 1996 with six videos as a President for the Council on Foreign Relations. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 1,560 views per program. Most appearances with Bill Clinton (2), Ted Koppel (2), Madeleine K. Albright (2). Most common tags: Foreign Policy, Vietnam War, Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10).

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2004 - Present President Emeritus, Council on Foreign Relations Videos: 12


President, Council on Foreign Relations c. October 20, 1994 - c. January 1, 2004 Videos: 14 Adviser, Council on Foreign Relations c. February 16, 1994 - c. October 20, 1994 Videos: 1 Correspondent, [New York Times] c. April 26, 1989 - c. February 16, 1994 Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Syrian Civil War

    Syrian Civil War

    Experts on Syria testified on the country’s civil war and the Obama administration’s approach to the conflict. Among the issues…

  • Reduction of U.S. Troops in Afghanistan

    Reduction of U.S. Troops in Afghanistan

    Leslie Gelb spoke from New York City about the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan and the impact on U.S. policy in the country and…

  • Ambassador Richard Holbrooke Memorial Service

    Ambassador Richard Holbrooke Memorial Service

    Dignitaries and family members participated in a memorial service for Ambassador Richard Holbrooke.

  • U.S. Foreign Policy

    U.S. Foreign Policy

    Leslie Gelb talked about U.S. foreign policy and his Foreign Affairs article outlining his belief that the U.S. should redefine…

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