Ground Truth Briefing: The U.S.-Saudi Relationship: Too Big To Fail?

March 31, 2014 // 9:00am10:00am
Podcast (Audio-only): 
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In the wake of President Obama’s recent visit to Saudi Arabia, please join us as three veteran observers and analysts of the Saudi and Washington scenes assess the state of relations between the two countries and prospects for the future.

What ails the U.S.-Saudi relationship? Can it be fixed? Or are we witnessing the weakening of one of America’s special relationships in the region?

To Participate in the Call:

Toll-Free Conference Line: 888-947-9018
Conference Line: 1-517-308-9006
Passcode: 13304
Event Speakers List: 
  • David Ottaway // Senior Scholar
    Middle East Specialist and Former Washington Post Correspondent
  • Chairman, Gulf Research Center, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia (2009-2013) and USAF Brigadier General, retired
  • Jane Harman // Director, President and CEO, Wilson Center
  • Aaron David Miller // Vice President for New Initiatives and Distinguished Scholar
    Historian, analyst, negotiator, and former advisor to Republican and Democratic Secretaries of State on Arab-Israeli negotiations, 1978-2003.
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