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August 15, 2007

Terrorism and Counterterrorism
Video Highlight: Benazir Bhutto

In a meeting at the Council in August, Benazir Bhutto, former prime minister of Pakistan, discusses terrorism, foreign aid, democratic reforms, and the military situation in Pakistan.

August 15, 2007

Pakistan
A Conversation with Benazir Bhutto

12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Lunch12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Meeting

August 15, 2007

Pakistan
A Conversation with Benazir Bhutto

Watch Benazir Bhutto, former prime minister of Pakistan, discuss terrorism, foreign aid, democratic reforms, and the military situation in Pakistan.

November 28, 2007

Middle East and North Africa
A Conversation with Chuck Hagel

RICHARD N. HAASS:  Why don't we get started?Good afternoon.  Welcome to the Council on Foreign Relations.  Let me repeat our favorite mantra, to please turn off anything electrical other than a hear…

May 21, 2007

Elections and Voting
Lindsay: Iraq Crucial for 2008 Candidates

American foreign policy expert James A. Lindsay says candidates for the 2008 presidential race will face the daunting issue of withdrawing troops from Iraq.  

November 28, 2007

Middle East and North Africa
A Conversation with Chuck Hagel

Watch Senator Chuck Hagel (R-NE) discuss U.S. foreign policy toward the Middle East, including the need for dialogue with Iran and lessons from the war in Iraq.

February 26, 2008

Pakistan
Continuing Challenges for U.S. Foreign Policy: Pakistan

JONAH BLANK:  Okay.  Well, I thank everyone for coming.  It is a pleasure to be here.  Thank you to the council and to Kay and to everyone else here.  And thank you to our guests, who I'll introduce…

January 4, 2008

United States
Beinart: Iowa Vote Shows ’Anxieties’ Over Globalization in Both Parties

CFR’s Peter Beinart says the Iowa caucuses reveal shifts in the political beliefs of both parties’ bases.

January 9, 2008

Elections and Voting
Shlaes: Economy Looms as Test for McCain, Clinton

Amity Shlaes, an economic scholar, says she is impressed by Sen. John McCain’s New Hampshire primary win but notes that he has not traditionally concentrated on economic policy, a chief area of voter…

January 27, 2009

Homeland Security
Homeland Security in Transition: Rebuilding Critical Infrastructure

With the Department of Homeland Security in the midst of its first presidential transition, what changes can the nation expect? President Obama’s economic stimulus plan suggests nearly 400,000 jobs w…