317Apr 5, 2012
Political Transition and New Constitution
Panelists talked about the political process, forming governments, and drafting new national constitutions in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya following political uprisings that occurred in the “Arab ...
2,501Apr 13, 2011
The Muslim Brotherhood
Witnesses testified about unrest in the Arab world and the role of groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. Witnesses included an Egyptian born Islamic scholar who was granted political ...
614Jun 7, 2010
Israel and Gaza Flotilla
Scholars talked about Israel’s raid on a Turkish aid flotilla to Gaza and its impact on the Middle East peace process. Among the topics they addressed were the impact of the Israeli ...
29Apr 24, 2006
Possibility of Civil War in Iraq
Panelists talked about the future of Iraq, political struggles between different factions, and U.S. policy in the country. Mr. Kagan moderated the panel which responded to comments and ...
22Feb 3, 2006
A panel of Middle East experts, recently returned from Palestine, discussed the implications of the Hamas victory in Palestinian parliamentary elections, the likely impact on the Middle East peace ...
11Sep 4, 2005
Mr. Brown talked about the October 15 popular referendum on the Iraqi Constitution. He discussed the impact of the Constitution on the role of Islamic and family laws. The guest also ...
14Mar 30, 2005
Political Reform in Arab Countries
Middle East scholars discussed political change in the Arab world. Topics included Bush administration foreign policy, democratization, human rights, monarchies, the fall of Saddam Hussein, and ...