Richmond World Affairs Council

Recorded Events


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U.S. Relations in the Middle East

Monday, January 30, 2017

Presented by:

Ambassador Thomas Pickering 

Retired United States Ambassador and former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations

Syria – An Analysis

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Presented by:
Ribal al-Assad
Founder and Director of the Organisation for Democracy and Freedom in Syria
First cousin to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad

 

The Rise, Rule, and Future of the Islamic State

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Presented by:
Daveed Gartenstein-Ross
Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies

 

The Iran Nuclear Deal: Boon or Bane?
A Panel Discussion

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Presented by:
Sheila Carapico
Professor at the University of Richmond
Specialty: Politics and Diplomacy in the Middle East
Scott Harrop
Former Adjunct Professor at the University of Virginia
Specialty: Iran

Todd Sechser
Professor at the University of Virginia
Specialty: International Security, Strategic Effects of Nuclear Weapons

Lawrence Wilkerson
Distinguished Adjunct Professor at the College of William & Mary
Specialty: Government, Public Policy

 

Moderated by:
Peter Smallwood
Professor at the University of Richmond
Specialty: Science Diplomacy in the Middle East and North Africa