All Weekend, Every Weekend. On C-SPAN3.

70th Anniversary of the Start of World War II

70th Anniversary of the Start of World War II

70th Anniversary of the Start of World War II

Gdansk, Poland
Tuesday, September 1, 2009

World leaders gathered in Gdansk, Poland to remember the 70th Anniversary of the start of World War II, and the 50 million people who lost their lives. Among the speakers were the Polish President and Prime Minister, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, and others.

Updated: Friday, November 26, 2010 at 12:17pm (ET)

Related Events

U.N. Approves Sanctions Aimed at North Korea
Thursday, March 7, 2013     

The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved a fourth round of sanctions against North Korea aimed at slowing down its nuclear programs.  The resolution was drafted by the United States and China, North Korea's closest ally. The council's agreement to put the resolution to a vote just 48 hours later signaled that it would almost certainly have the support of all 15 council members.

Question Time with British Prime Minister
Wednesday, March 6, 2013     

British Prime Minister David Cameron holds his weekly Question Time with members of the House of Commons.

Question Time in British House of Commons
Wednesday, February 13, 2013     

British Prime Minister David Cameron told member in the House of Commons Wednesday that the horsemeat scandal in the U.K. is “appalling” and “completely unacceptable.

Federal Reserve Vice Chair Discusses Trans-Atlantic Agenda
Monday, February 11, 2013     

Janet Yellen, Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, was joined at the AFL-CIO by Matthias Machnig, the minister of economy for the German Federal State of Thuringia for a discussion on restoring prosperity and full employment.

Question Time with British Prime Minister
Wednesday, February 6, 2013     

British Prime Minister David Cameron took questions from members in the House of Commons Wednesday during his weekly question time session on the state of the British economy, housing benefits, and the passing of the same sex marriage bill.

Mideast Prime Ministers Discuss Transformations in the Arab World
Friday, January 25, 2013     

Middle East Prime Ministers participated in a panel discussion at the 43rd World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, on ending political uncertainties.

Question Time in British House of Commons
Wednesday, January 16, 2013     

On Friday, British Prime Minister David Cameron will deliver a speech regarding his government’s position on Britain’s role in the European Union. On Wednesday, he answered questions from the Opposition Leader on the matter and said he would not propose an in-out referendum on Britain’s membership in the E-U but would protect the national interests at all cost

British PM and Deputy Hold News Conference
Monday, January 7, 2013     

British Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy PM Nick Clegg held their first news conference of the year to discuss joint coalition priorities in the coming year.

Federal Reserve Announces Additional Asset Purchases
Wednesday, December 12, 2012     

The Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) wrapped up a two-day policy meeting, Wednesday, followed by a press briefing by Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.

Question Time with British Prime Minister
Wednesday, December 12, 2012     

British Prime Minister David Cameron held his weekly Question Time with members of the House of Commons.

Share This Event Via Social Media
Washington Journal (late 2012)