Chappaqua Foreign Policy Discussion Group 10am to noon @ the Library TheatreSep 10
Mondays, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the Chappaqua Library
An On-Site View of U.S. / Pakistan Relations
Facilitator, Khusro Elley, recently returned from a two-month visit to Pakistan
September 12 (this is an evening presentation; on all other dates, meeting time is 10:00 a.m. to noon)
Islam and Politics—An Overview
Facilitator, Khusro Elley
Guest Speaker, Dr. Wael Hamza
The Syrian Conflict: How Will It End and What Role Will Its Neighbors and the U.S. Play?
Facilitator, Geoff Kent
Guest Speaker, Hon. Richard W. Murphy, former Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern and South Asia Affairs and former Ambassador to Syria
Will the Euro Unravel: Consequences?
Facilitators, Tyler Beebe and Paul Jenkel
Changing Realities in Latin America and U.S. Response
Facilitators, Dick Dye and Geoff Kent
Guest Speaker (via Skype), Sergio Bitar, former Minister of Education, Chile
The U.S. Pivot to Southeast Asia: What Are the Military and Diplomatic Implications?
Facilitator, Mal Nechis
Guest Speaker, Major Scot Smitson, U.S. Military Academy, West Point
December 3 or 10
How U.S. Foreign Policy Is Formed and Its Objectives
Facilitators, Tyler Beebe and Dick Dye
Guest Speaker, Hon. Tom Boyatt, former U.S. Ambassador to Burkina Faso (1978–80) and Colombia (1980–83)