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    After Words with Joby Warrick

    The Washington Post's Joby Warrick discussed American efforts to destroy chemical weapons in Syria during its Civil War. He was interviewed by Georgetown University Professor and author…

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    The Daughters of Kobani

    Journalist Gayle Tzemach Lemmon reports on a group of female Kurdish warriors who are fighting - and winning against - ISIS in Syria. This virtual event was hosted by the Hudson Library and…

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    The Weekly With Theo Padnos

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    Theo Padnos shared his story of being held captive for two years in Syria, while facing brutal abuse and constant death threats. It has been 10 years since the Syrian civil war began and he…

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    The Book Collectors

    French journalist Delphine Minoui reported on the efforts of a group of Syrians to build a library during that country’s civil war. This was a virtual event hosted by the Boston Athenaeum…

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    The Road from Raqqa

    Jordan Ritter Conn, a staff writer for The Ringer, detailed the journey of two Syrian brothers, one who immigrated to the United States and the other who remained in Syria during that…

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    House Foreign Affairs Hearing on Syria Policy

    The House Foreign Affairs Committee held a hearing on U.S.-Syria policy with Special Envoy for Syria Joel Rayburn. Among the topics discussed were Syria’s humanitarian crisis, refugees being forced to…

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    Combating ISIS in Iraq and Syria

    The Middle East Institute hosted a virtual discussion about the progress of Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR), which aimed to defeat ISIS in Iraq and Syria. British Major General Kevin…

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    The Arab Winter

    Harvard Law Professor Noah Feldman argued that the Arab Spring was not the failure it is widely portrayed to be. This virtual event was hosted by Harvard Book Store.

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    Impact of Syria Sanctions

    The Middle East Institute held a virtual discussion about the economic and political impact of newly-imposed U.S. sanctions on the Syrian government. Speakers included Syrian writers and…

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    News Conference on Syrian Civil War

    Following the Senate Foreign Relations hearing on the Syrian civil war, political dissidents who testified joined filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan and other humanitarian activists at a news…

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    Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Syrian Civil War

    The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on the Syrian civil war with former prisoners and political dissidents who detailed their accounts of torture and imprisonment under the Assad…

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    Syrian Conflict

    The Middle East Institute hosted a panel discussion on the Syrian conflict, particularly in Idlib, and the international community’s humanitarian, military, and diplomatic response to the crisis. CNN…

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    Syrian Conflict

    The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted a discussion with International Rescue Committee President and CEO David Miliband on the Syrian conflict. Mr. Miliband, who served…

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    Syria and Middle East Security

    Defense Secretary Mark Esper and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Gen. Mark Milley testified on the Trump administration’s policy in Syria before the House Armed Services Committee. Both received numerous…

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    President Trump and President Erdogan Meeting with Senators on Syria

    President Trump met with several Republican senators and Turkish President Erdogan in the Oval Office. Senators pressed the Turkish leader on Russia, weapons, and attacks on Kurds in Syria…

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    CENTCOM Commander General McKenzie Briefing on Baghdadi Raid

    General Kenneth McKenzie, the head of U.S. Central Command, held a briefing on the military raid that led to the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the top ISIS leader. General McKenzie served…

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    Briefing for Senators on Syria, Stakeout

    Senators spoke to reporters following a closed-door briefing on the security situation in Syria following the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi over the weekend and the decision to…

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    House Members Briefing on Syria, Stakeout

    House members spoke to reporters following a closed-door briefing on the security situation in Syria and the U.S. raid that killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Members also spoke about…

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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Viewers commented on the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a U.S. raid in Syria.

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    House Hearing on U.S. Policy Toward Syria

    Experts appeared before the House Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on National Security on the Trump administration’s Syria policy. The witnesses testified that President Trump’s decision to pull out…

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