In the News: December 2016

Posted On December 24, 2016
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History Offers Lessons but No Prescriptions for Syria Conflict, Middle East Turmoil
Global Atlanta, December 15, 2016

“For the former U.S. ambassador to Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Syria, Lebanon and Kuwait (not in that order), looking to the past can help leaders understand current quagmires in the Middle East and how to best engage in the moment. “That conflict lasted 15 years. Syria is way more complicated with many more actors. We’re only five years into this,” he told Global Atlanta in an interview facilitated by the World Affairs Council of Atlanta, which hosted Mr. Crocker during his visit and organized an evening panel discussion