Type: Public event

U.S. policy in the Middle East: Human rights and/or national interests?

Donia Human Rights Center Lecture cosponsored by the International Policy Center and the Weiser Diplomacy Center


Ambassador (Ret.) Daniel C. Kurtzer, S. Daniel Abraham Professor of Middle East Policy Studies, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University; former U.S. Ambassador to Israel and Egypt

Date & time

Feb 17, 2021, 4:00-5:30 pm EST


This is a Virtual Event.

The United States, like all other countries, seeks to advance its most important national security interests abroad. In the Middle East, some U.S. allies and friends have less than stellar human rights records. Ambassador Daniel C. Kurtzer will discuss the intersection of national security interests and human rights in the always volatile Middle East.

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