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  • Homeland Security Committee Chairman Unveils Counterterrorism Strategy
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    Counterterrorism Strategy

    House Homeland Security Committee Chair Michael McCaul (R-TX) unveiled his strategy to defeat terrorists and then took questions on the subject, as well as the investigation into the…

  • Discussion on Islamic Extremism
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    Islamic Extremism

    Panelists talked about the religious basis of Islamist terrorism and how or whether it should factor into a comprehensive US strategy to defeat extremists. The topic of the first panel, “The Challenge of…

  • Forum on Foreign Policy Challenges
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    Foreign Policy Challenges

    Former Vice President Dick Cheney talked about U.S. foreign policy in the face of multiple challenges such as Iran and North Korea as well as the growing power of ISIL.* He called on President Obama to…

  • US Response to AlQaeda
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    Combating Al-Qaeda

    Foreign policy experts talked about the strength of al-Qaida and other terrorist groups resurfacing as the Obama administration continued to wind down the war in Afghanistan. Topics included the…

  • US Strategy Against alQaeda
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    Panelists talked about the advancement of al-Qaeda and its affiliates and what the national security policy should be to combat the terrorist organization. They attempted to define al-Qaeda…

  • CIA Interrogations and Osama bin Ladens Capture
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    CIA Interrogations and Osama bin Laden's Capture

    Former CIA officials from the George W. Bush administration talked about the agency’s interrogation methods during the search for Osama bin Laden and responded to the depiction of those…

  • emIn My Time A Personal and Political Memoirem
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    In My Time: A Personal and Political Memoir

    Former Vice President Dick Cheney was interviewed by Stephen Hayes about the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Mr. Cheney provided a detailed description of events on the day of the attack, saying…

  • CIA Interrogations and the bin Laden Operation
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    CIA Interrogations and the bin Laden Operation

    Panelists talked about CIA interrogations and the role they played in the operation that killed Osama bin Laden. At issue is whether the enhanced interrogation techniques employed during the Bush…

  • Afghanistan War and Counterterrorism Strategies
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    Afghanistan War and Counterterrorism Strategies

    Senator Lindsey Graham talked about the war in Afghanistan and counterterrorism strategy. He also criticized the media for focusing too much attention on issues such as the military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t…

  • emWar by Other Meansem
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    War by Other Means

    John Yoo talked about his book, War by Other Means: An Insider’s Account of the War on Terror, published by Atlantic Monthly Press. Mr. Yoo argued that the traditional balance of powers must…

  • Report on alQaida
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    Report on al-Qaida

    Representative Hoekstra, chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, talked about the committee’s new report on al-Qaida and the threat of Islamic extremeism. He talked…

  • Terrorism Prosecutions
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    Terrorism Prosecutions

    Deputy Attorney General Paul J. McNulty talked about the maze of legal decisions, obstacles, and successes the Department of Justice faces in prosecuting terrorists. Prior to his…

  • International Law and Alien Tort Statute
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    International Law and Alien Tort Statute

    Experts discussed international law and efforts to combat global terrorism. Topics included the institutionalization of President Bush’s war on terrorism, international agreements, U.S.…

  • Iraq and Efforts to Combat Terrorism
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    Iraq and Efforts to Combat Terrorism

    Vice President Cheney spoke about national security, the efforts to combat terrorism, and operations in Iraq. He addressed the November 17 speech by Representative John Murtha that called for a complete withdrawal…

  • Terrorism Insurance
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    Terrorism Insurance

    Insurance industry experts talked about the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002, scheduled to expire at the end of 2005, and possible extension of the act. They also talked about whether…

  • Terrorism Insurance
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    Terrorism Insurance

    Public policy experts talked about the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002 and whether it should be extended. Among the issues they addressed were a report issued by the U.S. Treasury evaluating…

  • Structure of the Future US Navy
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    Structure of the Future U.S. Navy

    The program began in progress, during Mr. Donnelly’s introductory remarks. Strategic design experts talked about “sizing, shaping, and posturing the fleet” as part of a day-long forum on…

  • Fighting the New Terrorism
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    Fighting the New Terrorism

    Professor Yoo talked about legal and economic strategies for fighting terrorism. Topics included al-Qaeda’s losses in Afghanistan, the new terrorism, effective independent nation states,…

  • Terrorist Case Prosecutions
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    Terrorist Case Prosecutions

    The panelists talked about the prosecution of terrorists. Among the issues discussed were whether terrorists should be tried before military tribunals or civilian courts, the proper balance…

  • Terrorism and alQaida in Africa
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    Terrorism and al-Qaida in Africa

    Panelists talked about terrorism, Islamic fundamentalism, and the presence of al-Qaida in Africa. Among the issues addressed were the strategic importance of Africa, Africa as a…

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