Episode 22: A Lesson in Results: The US Military/Diplomatic Partnership in Qatar with General David Goldfein & Ambassador Susan Ziadeh

General Goldfein and Ambassador Susan Ziadeh discuss the value of integrated diplomatic/military training, their partnership in Qatar which expanded US and Coalition air force power in the region, and the role of US military power in supporting US diplomatic negotiations for peaceful outcomes.   

Episode 20: Syria And Chemical Weapons: Asst. Sec. Countryman & WMD Military Advisor Col. Terrell on The 2013-14 Destruction of Weapons Stock & Chemical Weapons Challenges Today

Former Assistant Secretary Tom Countryman and Dept. of Defense WMD Military Advisor Colonel Pat Terrell discuss the 2013-2014 operation to remove and destroy Syria’s stock of chemical weapons and the diplomatic/ military tools required today given continued use of chemical weapons in Syria and new uses by countries such as Russia.

Episode 16: Standing with Japan Part I: General Wright & Ambassador Schieffer on US military & diplomatic engagement with Japan & the US response to North Korean missile attacks.

Former Ambassador to Japan Tom Schieffer & Former Commander US Forces Japan General Bruce “Orville” Wright discuss their partnership, the US –Japanese military alliance, the 2010 North Korean missile attacks and doing the right thing in the aftermath of a rape by a US soldier.