Members’ Conference Call Series and
Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security present:
Iraq in Crisis: On-the-Ground Reactions
A discussion with
Chief of Staff to President Masoud Barzani
Kurdistan Region in Iraq
Vice President and Director, Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security
To discuss reactions to the events in Iraq and address the implications of Iraq’s eroding security, impacts on Iraq’s energy sector and the Turkish economy, and potential strategies to curb the crisis, the Atlantic Council will host a members’ conference call with three featured speakers. Cengiz Çandar is a senior columnist of Radikal, a Turkish language daily newspaper based in Istanbul. He also serves as a columnist for Al-Monitor's Turkey Pulse. Dr. Fuad M. Hussein is the chief of staff of President Massoud Barzani of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq since 2005. Barry Pavel is vice president and director of the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security at the Atlantic Council, focusing on emerging security challenges, defense strategies and capabilities, and key European and global defense issues.
This conference call is part of a larger series of Atlantic Council members’ programming, which seeks to provide members the opportunity to dialogue directly with policy experts on the most relevant topics of the day.
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. ET
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The passcode is 28369.
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