CRIMES AGAINST AMERICANS ABROAD: WHO'S BEING HELD ACCOUNTABLE?
Apr
2
10:30 AM10:30

CRIMES AGAINST AMERICANS ABROAD: WHO'S BEING HELD ACCOUNTABLE?

On April 2, the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation will host a distinguished panel to explore that difficult dilemma. The panel will be moderated by Wall Street Journal national security correspondent Nancy Youssef and feature Foley Freedom Award honorees:

  • Jason Rezaian, Washington Post journalist

  • Brett McGurk, former presidential envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS

  • Dr. Terrence Rynne, founder of the Center for Peacemaking at Marquette University

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JOURNALISTS HELD HOSTAGE: SHOULD GOVERNMENTS PAY RANSOM TO TERRORISTS?
Jan
24
7:00 PM19:00

JOURNALISTS HELD HOSTAGE: SHOULD GOVERNMENTS PAY RANSOM TO TERRORISTS?

Joel Simon, executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists, talks about his new book, “We Want to Negotiate: The Secret World of Kidnapping, Hostages and Ransom.”

Simon will be joined by Diane Foley, mother of James W. Foley, David Rohde (JWFLF Board Member) who was kidnapped by the Taliban in 2008 as a New York Times reporter before escaping seven months later. “PBS News Hour” anchor and managing editor Judy Woodruff will moderate the conversation.

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