Defense Planning for the 21 Century

Mr. Perle spoke about national security concerns in the post-Cold War world. He stressed that political and military leaders must use the… read more

Mr. Perle spoke about national security concerns in the post-Cold War world. He stressed that political and military leaders must use the peaceful interlude in the aftermath of the Cold War to ponder future defense policy and the nation’s future security needs. He outlined several problems with current military policy, including the inability to correctly assess threats and necessary forces and the slowness in modernization. After his prepared remarks, he took questions from the audience. close

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  • Jacquelyn Davis Executive Vice President Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis
  • Richard Perle Resident Fellow American Enterprise Institute

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Defense Planning for the 21 Century

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Program ID:
76788-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Dec 02, 1996 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 08, 1996 | 4:04am EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 02, 1996 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 02, 1996 | 11:34pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 03, 1996 | 2:39pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 08, 1996 | 4:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
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