William "Bill" Joseph Burns

William "Bill" Joseph Burns

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William "Bill" Joseph Burns is a President for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace with 44 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Senate Committee as a Director for the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency. The year with the most videos was 2012 with six videos as an Undersecretary for Political Affairs in the Department of State. Most appearances with Jacob "Jack" J. Lew (3), Thomas R. Pickering (2), Victoria Nuland (2). Most common tags: Russian Federation, Terrorism, Middle East.

Appearances by Title:February 4, 2015 - Present President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Videos: 11 c. March 17, 1988 - Present Director, Arms Control and Disarmament Agency Videos: 7


Undersecretary, Political Affairs, Department of State May 13, 2008 - July 28, 2011 Videos: 10 Deputy Secretary, Department of State July 28, 2011 - c. November 3, 2014 Videos: 9 Ambassador, Russian Federation, United States c. August 10, 2005 - c. December 31, 2008 Videos: 1 Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Department of State c. June 7, 2001 - c. March 17, 2005 Videos: 5 Ambassador, Jordan c. November 30, 1999 - c. January 1, 2001 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • U.S. Global Leadership and Foreign Policy

    U.S. Global Leadership and Foreign Policy

    The Truman Center for National Policy in Washington, D.C., hosted a series of discussions on U.S. global leadership. The event began…

  • U.S. Policy Toward Iran

    U.S. Policy Toward Iran

    The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace held a discussion on the Trump administration’s policy toward Iran. Featured…

  • <em>The Back Channel</em>

    The Back Channel

    Retired ambassador William Burns talked about his book, The Back Channel: A Memoir of American Diplomacy and the Case for…

  • U.S.-Europe Relations

    U.S.-Europe Relations

    The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace hosted a discussion with French Ambassador to the U.S. Gérard Araud on…

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