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Iraq: Assessing the Surge

Speakers: Linda Robinson and Francis J. West
Presider: Deborah Susan Amos

Watch Linda Robinson, author in residence at the Johns Hopkins University's Philip Merrill Center for Strategic Studies and Francis J. West, correspondent at the Atlantic Monthly Press, assess the political and strategic effects of the surge in Iraq.

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Iraq: Five Years of War

Speaker: Barry R. McCaffrey
Presider: Jane Arraf

Watch Barry McCaffrey, a retired U.S. army general and adjunct professor of international affairs at West Point, discuss past failings and future options for success in Iraq five years after the war began.

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