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Panelists that included Iraqi political scholars talked about the prospects for reconciliation of the different factions in Iraq. They focused on whether national reconciliation can stop sectarian violence and help the government regain territories lost to *ISIS.241 views
This program was part of a Middle East Institute and Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies discussion on the future of Iraq and Syria.
* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.
Gulf of Tonkin Documents
Thomas Blanton toured the National Security Archive at the George Washington University and talked about declassified documents related to the Gulf of Tonkin incidents of August 1964. Director Blanton said that we know much more now about the events that led to the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution and escalation of the Vietnam War than policy makers knew at the time.583 views