Conversations with Secretary Mark Esper: Latvian Defence Minister Artis Pabriks

As a member of the European Union and a NATO member state, Latvia is on the frontline against Russian foreign aggression. To further the conversation on this issue, the McCain Institute seeks to convene experts to discuss related to the United States’ strategic security partnerships and how they address some of the most pressing challenges […]

Conversations With Sec. Mark Esper: Taiwanese Foreign Minister Joseph Wu

In recent months, the Biden Administration has made re-engaging with our Indo-Pacific partners a top foreign policy priority. To further the conversation on this issue, the McCain Institute seeks to convene experts to discuss related to the United States’ Indo-Pacific security partnerships and how they address some of the most pressing challenges of our time—a […]

Conversations With Secretary Esper: President of Colombia Iván Duque Márquez

A conversation with the President of the Republic of Colombia, Iván Duque Márquez on the Western Hemisphere In recent months, the Biden Administration has sustained and deepened the U.S. relationship with its most important ally in the Hemisphere, the Republic of Colombia. Just last month, Secretary Blinken chose Colombia as his first trip to South […]