Yemen: The Forgotten War
Wednesday, May 2nd , 2018, 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Lunch will be served
Contact Khaled @ (202) 466-2300
|The Yemen war has entered its fourth year with no end in sight. Thousands of civilians have been killed, 130 children die every day from starvation and lack of medical aid due to blockade, and terrorist groups have flourished amid the chaos.
What are the United States’ options to avoid greater instability in the region and at what cost? Join us for a discussion with seasoned speakers and regional experts who will offer their insights and views on the roots and fallout of the conflict.
Flynt Leverett, Former senior director for Middle East affairs on the George W. Bush’s National Security Council, former CIA & State Department official, professor at the Pennsylvania State University School of International Affairs.
Doug Bandow, Former special assistant to President Regan, senior fellow at the Cato Institute, author and analyst.
Sama’a Al-Hamdani, Former political officer at Yemen embassy in Washington, Yemeniaty director & political analyst & consultant.
Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi journalist, author, & Washington Post columnist.
Room 2043, Rayburn House Building,
45 Independence Ave SW,
Washington, DC 20515