15
December 2022
Past Event
Strengthening Defense in an Unstable World

Event will air on this page.

Strengthening Defense in an Unstable World

Past Event
Online Only
December 15, 2022
roger wicker
Caption
Senator Roger Wicker. (CQ Roll Call via Getty Images)
15
December 2022
Past Event

Event will air on this page.

Speakers:
Roger Wicker
Senator Roger Wicker

US Senator, Mississippi

bryan_clark
Bryan Clark

Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Defense Concepts and Technology

View Transcript

Many predicted that a multipolar world order would follow the Cold War, and it is now coming into focus as numerous threats to the United States and the rules-based order emerge. Russia continues to attack neighboring Ukraine while China regularly harasses Taiwan. Iran both supports Russia and uses proxies to attack Middle Eastern rivals. Each of these revisionist regimes is also confronting internal dissent that could drive their leaders to foreign adventurism. Meanwhile, the US military is shrinking and aging under the weight of increasing costs and responsibilities. Please join Hudson Senior Fellow Bryan Clark for a discussion on these issues and the future of US defense strategy and budgets with Senator Roger Wicker of Mississippi.

Related Events
17
July 2024
In-Person Event | Hudson Institute
China’s Persecution of Falun Gong at 25 Years
Featured Speakers:
Miles Yu
Dr. Larry Liu
Sarah Cook
Simon Zhang
Levi Browde
Ying Chen
Moderators:
Nina Shea
Cynthia Sun
A Falun Gong demonstrator sits in a cage in London, United Kingdom, on July 18, 2021, during the protest against the Chinese government's persecution. (Vuk Valcic/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
17
July 2024
In-Person Event | Hudson Institute
China’s Persecution of Falun Gong at 25 Years

Join Hudson Institute as expert panels take stock of the Falun Gong crackdown over the past quarter of a century.

A Falun Gong demonstrator sits in a cage in London, United Kingdom, on July 18, 2021, during the protest against the Chinese government's persecution. (Vuk Valcic/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Miles Yu
Dr. Larry Liu
Sarah Cook
Simon Zhang
Levi Browde
Ying Chen
Moderators:
Nina Shea
Cynthia Sun
22
July 2024
Virtual Event | Online
Deterring an Axis of Aggressors: A Conversation with H.R. McMaster
Featured Speakers:
H.R. McMaster
Jeremy Hunt
.Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping interacting in Beijing on October 17, 2023. (Sergei Savostyanov/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
22
July 2024
Virtual Event | Online
Deterring an Axis of Aggressors: A Conversation with H.R. McMaster

Join Chair of the Hudson Institute Japan Chair Advisory Board and former National Security Advisor LTG (Ret.) H.R. McMaster and Media Fellow Jeremy Hunt for a discussion on this topic.

.Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping interacting in Beijing on October 17, 2023. (Sergei Savostyanov/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
H.R. McMaster
Jeremy Hunt
22
July 2024
In-Person Event | Hudson Institute
Building a Strategy to Counter Hong Kong’s Role in Sanctions Evasion
Featured Speakers:
Olivia Enos
Samuel Bickett
Sunny Cheung
Moderator:
Shannon Van Sant
New construction and developments in Hong Kong, China. (Bob Henry/UCG/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
22
July 2024
In-Person Event | Hudson Institute
Building a Strategy to Counter Hong Kong’s Role in Sanctions Evasion

Experts will discuss new evidence of how the Chinese Communist Party is using Hong Kong to sow instability and conflict around the world and how the United States can better counter these illicit activities.

New construction and developments in Hong Kong, China. (Bob Henry/UCG/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Olivia Enos
Samuel Bickett
Sunny Cheung
Moderator:
Shannon Van Sant
09
July 2024
Past Event
A Conversation with Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis ahead of the Washington Summit
Featured Speakers:
Gabrielius Landsbergis
Peter Rough
Tomas Janeliūnas
Gabrielius Landsbergis speaks during a press conference in Warsaw, Poland, on March 20, 2024. (Photo by Foto Olimpik/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
09
July 2024
Past Event
A Conversation with Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis ahead of the Washington Summit

Please join Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis as he sits down with Senior Fellow Peter Rough on the eve of the Washington summit to discuss the prospects for Ukraine and the outlook for Lithuanian security. He will be introduced by Hudson Visiting Fellow Tomas Janeliūnas of Vilnius University.

Gabrielius Landsbergis speaks during a press conference in Warsaw, Poland, on March 20, 2024. (Photo by Foto Olimpik/NurPhoto via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Gabrielius Landsbergis
Peter Rough
Tomas Janeliūnas