Ground Truth Briefing: How Dangerous Is ISIS, and How Should the U.S. Deal With It?

June 19, 2014 // 10:00am11:00am
Event Co-sponsors: 
Middle East Program
Podcast (Audio-only): 
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Recent events have threatened Iraq’s stability, highlighted the dangers of the Syrian civil war, and raised serious questions about how the US should respond to the current crisis.

Join us by PHONE as we examine ISIS, the policies of the Maliki Government, impact of Syria on Iraq, and US options in response to these challenges.

Toll-Free Conference Line: 888-947-9018
Conference Line: 517-308-9006
Passcode: 1444136 

Event Speakers List: 
  • Amatzia Baram // Public Policy Scholar
    Professor, Department of Middle East History, University of Haifa, Israel
  • Jeremy Bash // Global Fellow
    Founder and Managing Director, Beacon Global Strategies; former Chief of Staff at the Department of Defense and at the Central Intelligence Agency; former Chief Counsel, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
  • Joby Warrick // Public Policy Scholar
    Staff Writer for the Middle East, diplomacy, and national security, The Washington Post
  • Jane Harman // Director, President and CEO, Wilson Center
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