2,461Oct 28, 2011
U.S. -Saudi Arabia Relations
Saudi Prince Turki al-Faisal talked about recent unrest in the Arab world, and Israel-Palestinian relations. In his remarks he said the right choice was made in the succession process for the ...
1,196Oct 21, 2010
Adel al-Jubeir Remarks
Ambassador Adel al-Jubeir addressed a U.S.-Arab Relations Conference. In his remarks he talked about the history of relations between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia, military and economic ...
1,075Oct 21, 2010
State of the Arab Economy
Participants spoke about the state of the economy in the Arab world and prospects for employment and economic growth throughout the region. Among the topics they addressed were educational ...
877Oct 26, 2012
U.S. and Arab Strategies Toward Iran
Panelists discussed the role of Iran’s nuclear program in the geo-political dynamics of the Middle East. Topics included the effectiveness of economic sanctions, the consequences of a ...
845Oct 22, 2010
U.S. Military and the Middle East
Lieutenant General John Allen gave the keynote address at the second day of the Arab-U.S. policymakers conference. He talked about the areas of responsibility, goals, activities, and future of ...
829Oct 21, 2010
Ryan Crocker Remarks to U.S.-Arab Relations Conference
Former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq Ryan Crocker gave the keynote address at the U.S.-Arab Relations Conference. He focused on the U.S. mission in Iraq, efforts to form an Iraqi government, security ...
783Oct 22, 2010
Israel-Palestine Peace Process
Middle East experts talked about the Middle East peace process, efforts to reinvigorate face-to-face negotiations, and the impact of the tensions between Israel and the Palestinian Authority on U.S. ...
712Oct 21, 2010
Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference
Following opening remarks, Chas Freeman gave the opening keynote address at the 19th annual Arab-U.S. Policymakers Conference. He talked about the history and current state of U.S.-Arab ...
662Oct 25, 2012
North Africa and Middle East Unrest
Panelists talked about issues of importance to American and Arab relations. The first panel concentrated on Syria and the opposition to Assad’s government. The second panel was on ...
648Jun 7, 2013
Civil Unrest in Syria
Middle East policy experts spoke about the on-going civil unrest and the evolving military situation in Syria. Topics included the background of the conflicts, potential U.S. involvement, ...
627Oct 26, 2012
Israeli and Palestinian conflict scholars talked about the future of Palestine. Panelists discussed the economic, social, and humanitarian challenges the Palestinian people face after years of ...
537May 13, 2011
Gas Prices and U.S. Energy Policy
Former Shell Oil Company President John Hofmeister spoke about U.S. energy policy. He criticized both the Obama administration and Congress among his comments. He said President Obama has ...
527Oct 26, 2012
U.S.-Saudi Arabia Relations
Ambassadors John Smith and Mohammed Alhussaini Alsharif talked about the state of U.S.-Saudi Arabia relations. Ambassador Smith talked about moderate reforms taking place in the country after ...
504Oct 26, 2012
Middle East Business and Employment Environment
Representatives from both U.S. and Middle Eastern organizations talked about how the uncertain political situation in many countries was contributing to a lack of investment in the ...
414Oct 21, 2010
Status of U.S.-Iran Relations
Panelists talked about the status of relations between the U.S. and Iran. Among the topics they addressed were Iran’s increased influence in the Middle East over the previous decade, ...
397Dec 22, 2009
Gulf Cooperation Council Summit Analysis
John Duke Anthony delivered remarks on the creation of the Gulf Cooperation Council, its operations in the 30 years since its founding, and economic and security challenges facing future ...
333Mar 31, 2010
Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein spoke about relations between the U.S. and Jordan, tensions in the Middle East, and the prospects for peace between Israelis and Palestinians. He also ...
278Oct 22, 2010
U.S.-Saudi Arabia Relations
Ambassador James Smith spoke about the status of U.S.-Saudi Arabia relations.
258Oct 22, 2010
Energy and U.S. Foreign Policy
Panelists talked about U.S. energy policy in the Middle East. Among the issues they addressed were energy security, global demand for oil, and the price of oil and natural gas. They also ...
227Oct 26, 2012
Arabian Peninsula States
Arabian Gulf states scholars talked about the decline of American power. Kuwait University’s Political Science Professor Abdullah Al-Shayji called the U.S. “a broken ...
- Display More Results