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March 20, 2007

Public Health Threats and Pandemics
State and Local Officials Conference Call with Michael T. Osterholm

Listen to Michael T. Osterholm, director of the University of Minnesota's Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, and author of the recent Foreign Affairs article, "Unprepared for a Pandem…

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July 3, 2008

Global Governance
Media Conference Call: Climate Change and the Upcoming G8 Summit (Audio)

Listen to CFR senior fellows Michael A. Levi and Sebastian Mallaby discuss prospects for progress on climate change at the G8 summit.

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October 23, 2008

Homeland Security
State and Local Officials Conference Call with Michael T. Osterholm (Audio)

Listen to Michael T. Osterholm, director of research and policy at the University of Minnesota's Center for Infectious Disease, discuss the need for pandemic preparedness and offer suggestions for a …

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September 16, 2009

Climate Change
Media Conference Call: Michael Levi Discusses the Deadlock in Climate Change Negotiations (Audio)

Listen to Michael Levi, CFR's senior fellow for energy and the environment, address the deadlock in climate change negotiations and argue that the world urgently needs a "Plan B" for Copenhagen.  

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November 18, 2009

Transnational Crime
Media Conference Call: Trial of Accused 9/11 Terrorists (Audio)

Listen to John B. Bellinger III, Steven Simon, and Lydia Khalil consider the ramifications of the Justice department's controversial decision to prosecute suspected September 11th mastermind, Khalid …

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January 4, 2010

Terrorism and Counterterrorism
Media Conference Call: U.S. Response to Terror Threat

Listen to CFR fellows Edward Alden and Steven Simon discuss the U.S. response to the Christmas Day bombing plot, including tighter travel restrictions enacted for citizens of 14 countries.

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March 14, 2011

Japan
Media Conference Call: Japan's Earthquake -- Political, Economic, and Energy Implications

The devastation wreaked by Japan's worst-ever earthquake and the accompanying tsunami continues to widen. Japan expert Sheila Smith and nuclear expert Michael Levi discuss the energy, political and e…

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September 8, 2011

Economic Crises
Corporate Program Conference Call: Obama's Speech on Job Creation

As President Obama prepares to go before Congress and outline his new proposals on job creation, join CFR’s Edward Alden and Michael Spence to discuss the challenges facing the U.S. economy and optio…

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September 8, 2011

United States
Media Conference Call: Obama's Speech on Job Creation

Before President Obama goes before Congress to outline his new proposals on job creation, listen to CFR's Edward Alden and A. Michael Spence discuss the challenges facing the U.S. economy and options…

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September 28, 2011

Pakistan
Media Conference Call: A Tougher U.S. Tack on Pakistan

A strong statement from outgoing chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Michael Mullen, signaled that "Washington is launching a full-court press to show that it will no longer sit idly by while terr…

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