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  • Discussion on Women in Combat
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    Women and Camaraderie in the Military

    Panelists talked about unit cohesion in the military and the ways the concept has been instrumental in excluding women from combat. They focused on research showing that camaraderie can take place among…

    614 views
  • Air Force Association on the Iran Nuclear Threat
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    Missile Defense Policy

    The former director of the Israeli Missile Defense Organization, Uzi Rubin, outlined some of the missile threats posed by ISIS* and Iran. In his presentation, Mr. Rubin used photos and…

    516 views
  • Rear Admiral Joseph Tofalo on Nuclear Deterrence in the 21st Century
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    Nuclear Deterrence and Submarines

    Rear Admiral Joseph Tofalo talked about nuclear deterrence requirements in the 21st century and ways the Navy was addressing nuclear threats. Topics included replacing the aging U.S. submarine fleet in…

    336 views
  • Discussion on Women in Combat
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    Women in Combat, Representatives Sanchez and McSally

    Panelists talked about the ways members of Congress had been tracking combat integration. Congressmen Sanchez and McSally spoke by pre-recorded videos about their support for integration in the military. “A…

    443 views
  • Discussion on Women in Combat
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    Women in Combat, Firsthand Accounts of Women

    Panelists gave firsthand accounts of women who had participated in combat, including as part of Cultural Support Teams. Gayle Lemmon was the author Ashley’s War: The Untold Story of a Team of Women Soldiers on the…

    932 views
  • Discussion on Women in Combat
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    Women in Combat, Panel on Standards

    Panelists discussed the different approaches military organizations had taken to setting and validating gender-neutral occupational standards for combat. “Getting Standards Right” was part of the…

    482 views
  • Discussion on Women in Combat
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    Women in Combat, Defense Department Officials

    Pentagon representatives assessed the status of integrating women into combat roles since the 2013 rescission of the Defense Department’s ground combat policy that automatically excluded U.S. servicewomen. The…

    753 views
  • Discussion on Nuclear Deterrence
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    Nuclear Deterrence and Missile Defense

    Lieutenant General James Kowalski, deputy commander of U.S. Strategic Command, gave an update on nuclear deterrence and missile defense. He said that outer space as well as cyber space must be…

    383 views
  • Reserve Officers Association National Security Symposium
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    Reserve Officers Association National Security Symposium

    Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin (D-MI) spoke at the Reserve Officers Association National Security Symposium and responded to questions submitted by members of the…

    256 views
  • General Dunford on Operations in Afghanistan
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    General Dunford on Operations in Afghanistan

    General Joseph Dunford, the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan said that Afghan forces would be ready to take over as the U.S. prepares to pull back from the country at the end of 2014. He…

    329 views
  • Reserve Officers Association Looks at National Security Threats
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    Ralph Peters on National Security and Foreign Policy

    Retired Army Lieutenant Colonel Ralph Peters talked about the changing world and the need to clarify the difference between “the administration” and “the government” when talking about problems.…

    122 views
  • Challenges of the Vietnam War
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    Challenges of the Vietnam War

    Panelists talked about reasons the U.S. lost the Vietnam War, including decisions made by military leadership. This panel was hosted by the Foreign Policy Research Institute and the Reserve…

    2,415 views
  • National Security Symposium Opening Session
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    National Security Symposium, Opening Session

    General David Petraeus, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, and Michael O’Hanlon spoke at the Reserve Officers Association Symposium. They talked about meeting national security challenges…

    329 views
  • Michelle Flournoy Remarks on Defense Department Policy
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    Michelle Flournoy Remarks on Defense Department Policy

    Defense Undersecretary for Policy Michelle Flournoy spoke at the Reserve Officers Association Symposium. In her remarks she praised President Obama for initiatives to get returning veterans…

    1,015 views
  • CivilMilitary Relations
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    Civil-Military Relations

    Representative Skelton talked about House Armed Services Committee operations and relations between Congress and the military. He also spoke about oversight duties of the committee, the…

    85 views
  • Combating Terrorism
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    Combating Terrorism

    President Bush spoke to the Reserve Officers Association about U.S. counterrorism policy and confronting threats to U.S. national security posed by global terror organizations. He also…

    26 views
  • emNever Quit the Fightem
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    Never Quit the Fight

    Lt. Colonel Ralph Peters (Ret.) talked about his book Never Quit the Fight, published by Stackpole Books. During this keynote address at the Reserve Officers Association’s annual…

    126 views
  • Prisoner of War Issues
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    Prisoner of War Issues

    Colonel Royals talked about treatment of prisoners of war, his experiences as a prisoner of war in Korea, and about life after prison camp. He also talked about preparing military personnel…

    45 views
  • Role of Reserve Forces
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    Role of Reserve Forces

    Secretary Rumsfeld spoke to reservists about various threats to national security, the role of the reserves in combating terrorism, and personnel issues. Following a brief statement he…

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  • Reserve Forces Issues
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    Reserve Forces Issues

    Reserve officers spoke about the role of the reserves in fighting terrorism, potential involvement in action against Iraq, and personnel issues. Following their remarks they answered…

    34 views
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