The Strongest Tribe

Bing West talked about the tactical, operational, and strategic variables in the Iraq War. He said that the most important variable . He… read more

Bing West talked about the tactical, operational, and strategic variables in the Iraq War. He said that the most important variable . He spoke about the causes of the sectarian conflict between the Sunnis and Shias and the role of US troops in pacifying violent regions. He talked about the dynamic relationship between the Sunnis and al Qaeda.

Bing West is the author of The Strongest Tribe: War, Politics, and the Endgame in Iraq, published by Random House. close

Report Video Issue

People in this video

  • Bing West Assistant Secretary (Former) Department of Defense->International Security Affairs

Books

  • Your purchase helps support C-SPAN

    Click here to learn how

    C-SPAN.org offers links to books featured on the C-SPAN networks to make it simpler for viewers to purchase them. C-SPAN has agreements with retailers that share a small percentage of your purchase price with our network. For example, as an Amazon Associate, C-SPAN earns money from your qualifying purchases. However, C-SPAN only receives this revenue if your book purchase is made using the links on this page.

    Any revenue realized from this program goes into a general account to help fund C-SPAN operations.

    Please note that questions regarding fulfillment, customer service, privacy policies, or issues relating to your book orders should be directed to the Webmaster or administrator of the specific bookseller's site and are their sole responsibility.

Hosting Organization

Series

Books

More information about

The Strongest Tribe

133 Views
Program ID:
281304-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
La Jolla, California, United States
First Aired:
Sep 27, 2008 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Nov 23, 2008 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Sep 27, 2008 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 28, 2008 | 11:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 29, 2008 | 6:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2008 | 3:02pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2008 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a Download

The Strongest Tribe

  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99