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This edition: US Ambassador Thomas Pickering

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Episode Details

Original tape date: June 21, 2018.

First aired: July 6, 2018.

This week Dennis Wholey speaks with renowned Career US Ambassador Thomas Pickering to get his insight into the world today. Their conversation touches on many topics including the recent "Singapore Summit", Russian interference in US elections and the increasingly complicated relationships between the United States and its adversaries and allies around the world. Ambassador Pickering holds the title of Career Ambassador, which is the highest rank in the US Foreign Service and is nominated by the President. Ambassador Pickering has served as U.S. Ambassador to Russia, India, Israel, Jordan, El Salvador, Nigeria and the United Nations.