JCC Speaker Luncheon with Professor Robert Moog

Wednesday, January 10, 2018, 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Raleigh-Cary JCC
12804 Norwood Road
Raleigh, NC 27613

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 Israel and the Syrian Conflict:  New Challenges Emerge ”  with
Professor Robert  Moog, the International Studies Department at North Carolina State University, Raleigh

 

The Syrian civil war, now well into its seventh year,  appears to be entering a new stage: the Assad regime and its allies, namely Iran and Hezbollah, have gained the upper hand, and the U.S. is perhaps losing interest as the threat from ISIS as a territorial power dissipates. These changes are forcing Israel’s policymakers to confront a new threat: an empowered Iran with greater influence operating from a Syrian base, and its ally Hezbollah perhaps preparing to turn its attention back to the south, towards Israel.  

Dr. Moog, recipient of two Fulbright awards, is a professor of Political Science at NCSU.  His research has focused on international justice systems and he has served as consultant on justice system reform projects in Afghanistan, India and Nepal.  Dr. Moog has a law degree from Boston U. and a PhD in political science from the U of Chicago.   

Lunch is provided by Elmcroft Assisted Living & Memory Care

 Lunch guaranteed for those who RSVP by 1/3/18
After 1/3/18, please contact the JCC at 919-676-6170

JCC Members: FREE     General Community: $10.00

This program is funded in part with a grant from the BJH Foundation.

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