12:30 pm EDT - 1:30 pm EDT

Past Event

The Tenth Anniversary of 9/11: A Live Web Chat with Daniel Byman

Wednesday, September 07, 2011

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm EDT

The Brookings Institution
Online Only

1775 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC

Sunday, September 11 marks the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks targeting New York and Washington that left nearly 3,000 dead and led to prolonged wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. With the death of Osama bin Laden at the hands of Navy SEALs earlier his year, how has the fight against terrorism changed? Are Americans safer now than they were ten years ago? What new threats do we face, and how has the nature of those threats changed over the past decade?

On September 7, expert Dan Byman took  questions in a live web chat on the anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack ever to occur on American soil and assesses the progress of anti-terrorism measures in the United States and abroad. Erika Lovley, assistant editor at POLITICO, moderated the discussion.

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