Defense, Power & Security, United States Watch Now: Securing the World: Emerging Threats and American Defense Policy

April 27, 2021
By Perry World House

Former U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has seen it all in the span of his career, in which he earned two purple hearts in Vietnam, served in the U.S. Senate during the post-9/11 era, and prepared the United States to meet emerging threats while serving in the Obama Administration.

Secretary Hagel joined Perry World House and the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement to discuss the new threats awaiting the United States and the world in the coming decades; how the United States can pursue a consistent defense strategy abroad with hyper-partisan politics at home; and Secretary Hagel’s advice for the new administration and its Department of Defense.

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