Manama Dialogue 2010 Opening Dinner and Special Address
  • Opening Dinner Remarks: Dr John Chipman

    Your Majesty, Your Royal Highnesses, Your Highnesses, Lords, Ladies and Gentlemen, Welcome to the Opening Dinner of the 7th IISS Manama Dialogue, held under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad al-Khalifa, Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander. Allow me to thank you again Sir, for the tremendous collaboration the IISS has enjoyed with the Kingdom and its government in advancing the goal, shared by everyone in this room, to create a stable...
  • Special Address: Hillary Rodham Clinton

    Good evening.  Your Majesty, Royal Highnesses, Ministers, Ambassadors, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentleman.  It is a great pleasure for me to join you this year for the 7th Annual Manama Dialogue.  I want to congratulate the International Institute for Strategic Studies for the vision of this Dialogue and for convening what I am sure will be another thought-provoking conference.  Every year this dialogue makes a valuable contribution to regional security, by giving the Gulf States and...
  • Special Address: Q&A

    Dr John Chipman, Director-General and Chief Executive, IISS Madam Secretary, thank you very much for a sweeping, profound and nuanced set of remarks that established the principles upon which security, not just in this region but around the world, can be established and pointed out the variety of contributions that individual countries can make to that security and the goals that your government has for reaching out and establishing productive and constructive partnerships with the states of...
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