Keynote Address by James Steinberg

Wednesday, May 19, 2010
Speakers
James B. Steinberg
Deputy Secretary, U.S. Department of State
Presiders
Karen J. DeYoung
Associate Editor and Chief Diplomatic Correspondent, Washington Post

This session is part of a Council on Foreign Relations symposium on Rising Powers and Global Institutions in the Twenty-First Century and was made possible through generous support from the Robina Foundation.

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