Richard Burt

Richard Burt

Richard R. Burt is an American businessman and diplomat who served as United States Ambassador to Germany and was a chief negotiator of the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty. Prior to his diplomatic career, Burt worked as Director of an NGO and was a correspondent for the New York Times. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Richard Burt has 15 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Forum as a Senior Adviser for the Center for Strategic and International Studies. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2015 with an average of 1,460 views per program as a Director for the Nuclear Space Arms Negotiations of the Department of State. Most appearances with Thomas R. Pickering (2), Paul J. Saunders (2). Most common tags: Nuclear, Russian Federation.

Appearances by Title:c. May 28, 1985 - Present Senior Adviser, Center for Strategic and International Studies Videos: 4 c. January 1, 2010 - Present U.S. Chair, Global Zero Commission Videos: 2 Chief Negotiator Videos: 0


Ambassador, Germany, United States c. January 1, 1985 - c. January 1, 1989 Videos: 7 Director, Nuclear Space Arms Negotiations, Department of State c. April 5, 1991 - c. May 1, 1992 Videos: 1 Assistant Secretary, European and Canadian Affairs, Department of State c. January 1, 1983 - c. January 1, 1985 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • President Reagan's Berlin Wall Speech

    President Reagan's Berlin Wall Speech

    Speechwriter Peter Robinson and former U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Burt recall President Reagan’s Berlin Wall speech and trip to West…

  • Russian Military Intervention in Syria

    Russian Military Intervention in Syria

    Panelists talked about Russia’s military intervention in the Syrian conflict, particularly its support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad over objections from the United States…

  • Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Panelists tallked about the long-term implications of the Iran nuclear agreement. including the potential for a nuclear arms…

  • Russian Intervention in Ukraine

    Russian Intervention in Ukraine

    Nikolas K. Gvosdev, Andranik Migranyan, and others talked about Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, and its policy options and goals…

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