May 11, 88

Vol. 03 , No. 08   


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CURRENT ISSUES OF U.S. NATIONAL SECURITY

Soviet Strategy Since World War II
GARY GUERTNER
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 1988 12:45 p.m.

SDI, INF, and the Arms Control Process
FRANK GAFFNEY, JR.
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 1988 2:00 p.m.

The Status and Prospects for Strategic Arms Control
SPURGEON KEENY, JR.
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 1988 3:15 p.m.

Current Issues of U.S. National Security
GARY GUERTNER
FRANK GAFFNEY, JR.
SPURGEON KEENY, JR.
P. EDWARD HALEY, moderator
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 1988 4:15 p.m.

The Likelihood and Implications of a START Agreement
LAWRENCE KORB
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 1988 7:00 p.m.

The National Strategy Information Center, Inc. of New York City, the Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge, and the Keck Center for International Strategic Studies cooperate to bring us this seminar on current issues concerning our country's national security. The program itself features four distinguished speakers; in addition to their lectures, the Athenaeum will hold both a luncheon and a dinner for which students and faculty are welcomed to sign up in order to meet the various guests. The luncheon starts the program at 12:00 noon on Tuesday, April 26, and the dinner follows a 5:30 p.m. wine and cheese reception.

Gary L. Guertner, professor of strategy and national security policy at the U.S. Army War College, is a former visiting research fellow with RAND Corp. in Santa Monica. He is co-author of The Last Frontier: An Analysis of the Strategic Defense Initiative (1986).

Frank J. Gaffney, Jr. is a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, Washington, D.C. In 1987 he was assistant secretary of defense for international security policy, designate. He served as deputy assistant secretary of defense for nuclear forces and arms control policy from 1983 through 1987.

Spurgeon M. Keeny, Jr. is president and executive director of the Arms Control Association. He is a former deputy director of the United States Arms Control and Disarmament Agency (1977-81).

Lawrence J. Korb is dean of the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Pittsburgh. He served as assistant secretary of defense (Manpower, Reserve Affairs, Installations and Logistics) from 1981-85.

NATIONAL SECURITY SEMINAR AGENDA

12:00 p.m. Luncheon
P. Edward Haley, Director, Keck Center
Franz G. Lassner, Senior vice president, Freedoms Foundation

12:45 p.m.
Gary L. Guertner, "Soviet Strategy Since World War II"

2:00-3:00 p.m.
Frank J. Gaffney, Jr., "SDI, INF, and the Arms Control Process"

3:00-3:15 p.m.
Beverage Break

3:15-4:15 p.m.
Spurgeon M. Keeny, Jr., "The Status and Prospects for Strategic Arms Control"

4:15-5:00 p.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: P. Edward Haley, Discussants: Gary L. Guertner, Frank J. Gaffney, Spurgeon M. Keeny

5:30 p.m. Reception 6:00 p.m. Dinner

7:00 p.m.
Lawrence J. Korb, "The Likelihood and Implications of a START Agreement"

Summary and Adjournment, Franz G. Lassner