Press Conference on the Case Against Haleh Esfandiari

May 22, 2007 // 1:30pm2:00pm
As part of its continuous efforts to bring attention to Dr. Esfandiari's unjustified arrest, and to further discuss the baseless and unjust charges brought against her, the Woodrow Wilson Center will host a special press conference today, May 22. The conference will include remarks from Lee H. Hamilton on Dr. Esfandiari's case, as well as on the ongoing and extensive efforts by various groups seeking Haleh's release.

Palestine Refugees: A Challenge for our Times

May 22, 2007 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Karen Koning AbuZayd, Commissioner-General, United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA)

Iraq: A Conversation with His Excellency Barham Salih

May 14, 2007 // 11:00am12:30pm
Speaker: Barham Salih, Deputy Prime Minister of Iraq, and commentator Henri J. Barkey, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center and Bernard and Bertha Cohen Professor of International Relations, Lehigh University

Sectarian War: Pakistan's Sunni-Shia Violence and Its Links to the Middle East

May 02, 2007 // 2:30pm4:00pm
Khaled Ahmed, Pakistan Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, and Consulting Editor, The Friday Times and The Daily Times; Yitzhak Nakash, 2006-07 Carnegie Corporation Scholar and former Wilson Center Fellow

America, the Arab World, and the Arab-Israeli Conflict

May 01, 2007 // 1:00pm2:30pm
Samuel W. Lewis, Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Aaron David Miller, Public Policy Scholar, Woodrow Wilson Center, and Shibley Telhami, Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace and Development, University of Maryland and non-resident Senior Fellow, Saban Center for Middle East Policy, Brookings Institution

CANCELLEDA Call for Winning the Peace

May 01, 2007 // 10:00am11:00am
A Director's Forum with His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan Bin Talal of Jordan

Wither the Cedar Revolution: Two Lebanese Deputies Give Their Views

April 30, 2007 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Speakers: Ibrahim Y. Kanaan, Deputy in the Lebanese Parliament and Member of the Reform and Change Bloc,andGhassan E. Moukheiber, Deputy in the Lebanese Parliament and Member of the Reform and Change Bloc

CANCELLED The Security Agenda of Azerbaijan: Dealing with Regional Uncertainty and Energy Politics

April 24, 2007 // 9:00am10:30am
Araz Azimov, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Book Launch: Son of the Cypresses: Memories, Reflections, and Regrets from a Political Life

April 18, 2007 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Meron Benvenisti, Author, former Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem, and former Woodrow Wilson Center Fellow.

Revisiting Syrian-Lebanese Relations: A political economy perspective

April 12, 2007 // 1:00pm2:30pm
Elizabeth Picard, Director of Research, Institut de Recherches et d'Études sur le Monde Arabe et Musulman, Aix-en-Provence, France and Woodrow Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar; Commentators: Steven Heydemann, Director, Center for Democracy and Civil Society, and Research Associate Professor at Georgetown University and Mona Yacoubian, Consultant and special adviser to the Muslim World Initiative at the United States Institute of Peace


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