On May 23rd, the Atlantic Council’s Middle East Peace and Security Initiative at the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security
hosted a panel discussion
on new developments in security cooperation among the United States, its European allies, and the Gulf States, and how they are likely to evolve in the coming years. Mr. Barry Pavel
, director of the Brent Scowcroft Center, moderated the panel constituted of Vice Admiral Kevin Cosgriff
, former commander of the US Naval Forces Central Command; the Honorable Franklin D. Kramer
, a distinguished fellow at the Atlantic Council; and Dr. Jean-Loup Samaan
, researcher and lecturer at the NATO Defense College.