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February 6, 2019

Iran’s Imperial Foreign Policy

Panelists analyze Iran's foreign policy strategy, including their regional ambitions and interventions in Syria and Yemen, and offer recommendations on ways the United States should proceed after wit…

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September 22, 2016

Global Hearts: Confronting the Cardiovascular Disease Crisis

Experts discuss the growing crisis of noncommunicable diseases, specifically cardiovascular diseases, and the initiatives by the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prev…

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July 28, 2016

Teetering at the Precipice: Brazil and the 2016 Summer Olympics

Experts discuss Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment trial, Brazil’s deepening economic recession, the Zika virus outbreak, and other issues facing Brazil as the country prepares to host the 2016 Summer Olym…

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February 5, 2014

Yemen: Back from the Brink

Abdul Karim Aleryani, a former prime minister and vice president of the Yemen National Dialogue Conference, discusses Yemen's political transition process.

March 7, 2013

The Presidential Inbox: Iran's Nuclear Program

Experts discuss the internal and external factors that have spurred dialogue between the United States and Iran. This meeting will be part of a series on the U.S. presidential inbox that examines th…

March 7, 2013

The Presidential Inbox: Iran’s Nuclear Program

A panel of experts discuss Iran's nuclear program.

October 5, 2011

Women and Mobile: A Global Opportunity

ISOBEL COLEMAN: Good afternoon. Good afternoon, everybody. If you could please take your seats, we're going to get started. Since we have three terrific speakers and lots of interesting ground to co…

May 18, 2011

Reflections on Citizen Revolt in the Middle East

Join us for a conversation with scholars from the American University of Beirut who will discuss the uprisings in the Middle East and what they mean for ordinary citizens in the region.

May 18, 2011

Reflections on Citizen Revolt in the Middle East

Scholars from the American University of Beirut analyze the promise and peril of the Arab Spring, as well as what role the United States should play.

May 5, 2009

A Conversation with Tzipi Livni

JACOB WEISBERG: (In progress) -- introduce Tzipi Livni. She went into politics in the 1990s and was elected to the Knesset in Israel in 1999 as a member of the Likud Party. She joined Kadima, which…