What to Do about Russia’s Rising Profile in the Middle East
A conversation with:
Ira Weiner Fellow
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Deputy Director, Global Energy Center
Senior International Policy Analyst
Senior Fellow, Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East
Introduced and Moderated by:
Acting Director, Future of Iran Initiative
Russia’s dramatic intervention in the Syrian civil war, expanding military relationship with Iran and overtures to long-time U.S. partners such as Egypt and Turkey present a new challenge to American leadership in a vital and conflict-ridden part of the world.
On Twitter? Follow @AtlanticCouncil and use #ACIran
1030 15th Street NW, 12th Floor (West Tower Elevator)
This event is open to press and on the record.