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Foreign Policy News Review with Nicholas Burns

Nicholas Burns talked about some of the foreign policy stories that were dominating the news, including the Obama administration’s response to the threat from… read more

Nicholas Burns talked about some of the foreign policy stories that were dominating the news, including the Obama administration’s response to the threat from ISIS* and the group’s beheading of a second American journalist. Other topics included the U.S. policy of not negotiating ransoms to release hostages; President Obama’s speech in Tallinn, Estonia; and the NATO Summit in Wales on September 4 and 5. He commented on the latest in the Russia-Ukraine conflict. A live two-minute portion of President Obama’s speech in Tellinn was shown during the program.

C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at the conclusion of the program.

* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State. close

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Sep 03, 2014 | 8:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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  • Sep 03, 2014 | 8:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 03, 2014 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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