Losing the Game

Philip Gordon, former White House Coordinator for the Middle East under President Obama, talked about failed U.S. efforts at regime change in the Middle East since the end of World War II. This virtual event was hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations.

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  • James Lindsay Senior Vice President Council on Foreign Relations
  • Philip H. Gordon Coordinator (Former) White House->Middle East, North Africa, and the Gulf Region


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Losing the Game

Program ID:
Public Affairs Event
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 08, 2020 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Nov 16, 2020 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Nov 08, 2020 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 16, 2020 | 7:00am EST | C-SPAN 2