Political Complexity in the Middle East: Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Israel and Egypt

IraqJanuary 7, 2014 – Segment 3

We begin the day with a roundtable on the Middle East, including Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, Israel and Egypt. Our panel of guests are:

  • Dr. Thabit A.J. Abdullah, Associate Professor of Middle East History & Associate Dean for External Relations at York University, Toronto;
  • Dr. Adil Shamoo, Associate Fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies and Senior Analyst for Foreign Policy in Focus;
  • Dr. Steven David, Professor of Political Science and Vice Dean for Undergraduate Education at Johns Hopkins University;
  • and Phyllis Bennis, Director of the New Internationalism Project at the Institute for Policy Studies.