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The Strike on Qassem Soleimani: Implications for Iran, the Middle East and the World

January 10, 2020 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Speaker: 
Lisa Blaydes
Colin Kahl
Brett McGurk
Michael McFaul
Abbas Milani
Event Sponsor: 
Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC)
Discussion panel: Mike McFaul, Colin Kahl, Abbas Milani, Lisa Blaydes, Brett McGurk

U.S.-Iran tensions are at a new high following the U.S. drone strike that killed Iranian Major General Qassem Soleimani. Both sides continue to exchange threats of violence, and the implications for Iran’s nuclear ambitions, the fight against ISIS, and the U.S. presence in Iraq are expected to be profound. Join us for a panel discussion with Lisa Blaydes, Colin Kahl, Brett McGurk and Abbas Milani, moderated by Michael McFaul, on how recent developments may reshape the geopolitical landscape in one of the most volatile regions of the world.

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Bechtel Conference Center Encina Hall, First floor, Central, S150 616 Jane Stanford Way, Stanford, CA 94305
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