Middle East Security Challenges
* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.
Lisa Anderson spoke about security challenges and politics in the Middle East. She focused on political uprisings, modern state structure, the rise of non-state actors, and combating ISIS*. After her speech, she answered questions from moderator Jon Alterman and audience members.
* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), or DAISH/DAESH in Arabic is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State. close
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Jon Alterman Senior Vice President and Director Center for Strategic and International Studies->Middle East Program
Lisa Anderson President (Former) American University in Cairo
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