A Roundtable Discussion on Changing Dynamics in the Gulf: GCC, Iran, US

July 2, 2014 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The Stimson Center 1111 19th Street NW 12th Floor Washington, DC 20036

A discussion considering the wide geopolitical shifts underway, even beyond the current crisis in Iraq, in relations between and among countries of the Gulf, Iran and the United States. Three outstanding scholars presented their views.  All three recently returned from travels in the region.

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Emile Hokayem,

Senior Fellow for Middle East Security, the International Institute for Strategic Studies

Michael Connell,

Senior Research Scientist and Director, Iranian Studies Program, Center for Naval Analyses

Geneive Abdo,

Fellow at Stimson's Middle East program and non-resident Fellow at Brookings Saban Center