U.S. Foreign Policy Roundtable Series

Director: Robert D. Blackwill, Henry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy
September 1, 2010 - Present

The U.S. Foreign Policy Roundtable Series is an ongoing series that provides a forum for discussion with leading experts on the major issues and developments that impact U.S. foreign policy. The series has covered a broad range of topics, such as domestic and international counterterrorism efforts, the global financial crisis, evolving media coverage of international news developments, and U.S. policy in the Greater Middle East, especially in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India.

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Lee Kuan Yew and the World

Speakers Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard Univeristy; Coauthor, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, The United States, and the World, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations; Coauthor, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, the United States, and the World, Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard Univeristy; Coauthor, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, The United States, and the World, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations; Coauthor, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, the United States, and the World
Presiders David E. SangerColumnist and Associate Editor, The New York Times, David E. SangerColumnist and Associate Editor, The New York Times
February 19, 2013

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Lee Kuan Yew and World

Speakers Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard University; Coauthor, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, The United States, and the World, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations; Coauthor, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, the United States, and the World, Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard University; Coauthor, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, The United States, and the World, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations; Coauthor, Lee Kuan Yew: The Grand Master's Insights on China, the United States, and the World
Presiders David R. IgnatiusColumnist and Associate Editor, The Washington Post, David R. IgnatiusColumnist and Associate Editor, The Washington Post
February 11, 2013

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Will Iran Get a Bomb or Be Bombed?

Speakers Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard Kennedy School, Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs; Douglas Dillon Professor of Government, Harvard Kennedy School
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
July 10, 2012

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Israel as a Strategic Asset for the United States

Speakers Walter B. SlocombeSenior Counsel, Caplin & Drysdale, Walter B. SlocombeSenior Counsel, Caplin & Drysdale
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
November 3, 2011

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A Report on the Future of the U.S.-Russia Relationship

Speakers Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Co-chairman, Russia Policy Working Group, Dimitri SimesPresident and CEO, Center for National Interest; Director, Russia Policy Working Group, Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Co-chairman, Russia Policy Working Group, Dimitri SimesPresident and CEO, Center for National Interest; Director, Russia Policy Working Group
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations and Co-chairman, Russia Policy Working Group, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations and Co-chairman, Russia Policy Working Group
November 2, 2011

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Israel as a Strategic Asset for the United States

Speakers Walter B. SlocombeSenior Counsel, Caplin & Drysdale, Walter B. SlocombeSenior Counsel, Caplin & Drysdale
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
November 1, 2011

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A Report on the Future of the U.S.-Russia Relationship

Speakers Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Co-chairman, Russia Policy Working Group, Dimitri SimesPresident and CEO, Center for National Interest; Director, Russia Policy Working Group, Graham T. AllisonDirector, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School; Co-chairman, Russia Policy Working Group, Dimitri SimesPresident and CEO, Center for National Interest; Director, Russia Policy Working Group
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations and Co-chairman, Russia Policy Working Group, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations and Co-chairman, Russia Policy Working Group
October 31, 2011

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2011: Ten Years After 9/11

Speakers Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Philip D. ZelikowWhite Burkett Miller Professor of History, University of Virginia, Philip D. ZelikowWhite Burkett Miller Professor of History, University of Virginia, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
September 21, 2011

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Covering National Security and Foreign Policy in a Web and YouTube Era: Does the Medium Change the Message?

Speakers David E. SangerChief Washington Correspondent, New York Times, David E. SangerChief Washington Correspondent, New York Times
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
September 14, 2011

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Prospects for the American Economy and What to Do About It

Speakers Martin S. FeldsteinGeorge F. Baker Professor of Economics, Harvard University, Martin S. FeldsteinGeorge F. Baker Professor of Economics, Harvard University
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
April 11, 2011

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Renewing Afghanistan

Speakers Jayant PrasadSpecial Secretary (Public Diplomacy), Ministry of External Affairs, India, Jayant PrasadSpecial Secretary (Public Diplomacy), Ministry of External Affairs, India
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
March 24, 2011

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India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan: This Crucial Triangle and U.S. Policy

Speakers Ashley J. TellisSenior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Ashley J. TellisSenior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
January 19, 2011

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Obama’s Foreign Policy: A Two-Year Evaluation

Speakers James P. RubinAdjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, Daniel SenorAdjunct Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, James P. RubinAdjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University, Daniel SenorAdjunct Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
December 6, 2010

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Stopping Terrorism in the City: Inside the NYPD Counterterrorism Program

Speakers Richard A. FalkenrathShelby Cullom and Kathryn W. Davis Adjunct Senior Fellow for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security, Council on Foreign Relations, Richard A. FalkenrathShelby Cullom and Kathryn W. Davis Adjunct Senior Fellow for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security, Council on Foreign Relations
Presiders Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. BlackwillHenry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations
December 2, 2010

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