Samuel W. Lewis

Samuel W. Lewis

Samuel Winfield Lewis was an American diplomat. During his lengthy career with the United States Department of State he served as Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs , U.S. ambassador to Israel and Director of Policy Planning . Lewis also headed the United States Institute of Peace from 1987 through 1993. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Samuel W. Lewis has 34 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1986 House Committee. The year with the most videos was 1990 with six videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2007 with an average of 804 views per program. Most appearances with Harold "Hal" H. Saunders (6), Robert Satloff (5), William B. Quandt (4). Most common tags: Israeli-Palestinian Relations, Foreign Policy, Israel.

Appearances by Title:c. June 16, 1997 - Present Adjunct Professor, Institute for the Study of Democracy, Georgetown University Videos: 2


Ambassador, Israel, United States c. November 4, 1977 - c. December 31, 1985 Videos: 31 President and CEO, U.S. Institute of Peace - c. January 1, 1993 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • U.S.-Israel Relations

    U.S.-Israel Relations

    Former Ambassador to Israel Samuel Lewis, former State Department negotiator Aaron David Miller, and others talked about the relationship…

  • Nixon Administration Middle East Policy

    Nixon Administration Middle East Policy

    Former National Security Adviser Bud McFarlane and Former Ambassador to Israel Sam Lewis are among the panelists at an event examining…

  • <em>The Much Too Promised Land</em>

    The Much Too Promised Land

    Aaron David Miller, author of The Much Too Promised Land: America’s Elusive Search for Arab-Israeli Peace, talks about the history…

  • The Six-Day War: Lessons Learned

    The Six-Day War: Lessons Learned

    A forum titled “From Diplomacy to War: June 1967 Revisited,” was held marking the 40th anniversary of the 1967 Arab-Israeli…

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