C-SPAN, an acronym for Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network, is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service. C-SPAN televises many proceedings of the United States federal government, as well as other public affairs programming.

Colonel Steven Warren, spokesperson for the Combined Joint Task Force - Operation Inherent Resolve, briefed reporters from Baghdad about military operations in Iraq and Syria.