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U.S. Commitments to the Gulf Arab States: How Adequate?

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Our distinguished panelists will address U.S. security commitments to the Gulf Arab states and how current U.S. policies toward Iran, Iraq, Syria, Egypt, and Yemen impact their security. ______________________________________________________ Distinguished Speakers Colin Kahl Associate Professor, Georgetown University; Senior Fellow and Director, Middle East Security Program, Center for a New American Security; Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Middle East Michael Gfoeller Adviser, Chertoff Group; Former head, Middle East & North African Affairs, International Government Relations, ExxonMobil; Former Deputy Chief of Mission & Chargé d'Affaires, U.S. Embassy, Riyadh Mark N. Katz Professor of Public and International Affairs, George Mason University; Former Soviet Affairs Analyst, U.S. Department of State; Former Visiting Scholar, Middle East Policy Council Mark T. Kimmitt Middle East Security and Defense Adviser; Brigadier General, U.S. Army (retired); Former Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs; Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Middle East Moderator Ford M. Fraker President, Middle East Policy Council; Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Discussant Thomas R. Mattair Executive Director, Middle East Policy Council ______________________________________________________ Wednesday, April 23; 9:30 a.m. - noon Gold Room (2168) in the Rayburn House Office Building Refreshments will be served. R.S.V.P. by phone (202) 296-6767 or E-mail: info@mepc.org Directions: Take the METRO Blue or Orange line to Capitol South. Exit the station and turn left on C Street. Walk two blocks. The Rayburn House Office Building will be on the right.