Who are the Strong Horses in the Middle East?
by Jerry Gordon and Mike Bates (June 2010)
Earlier this year author Lee Smith published, The Strong Horse: Power, Politics and the Clash of Arab Civilizations (Random House). The book has since become a legend in Washington foreign policy circles confounded by how to make sense of the Middle East. Included are the Israel–Palestinian conflict, confronting a Nuclear Iran about to dawn, imminent US leave taking from Iraq and the intractable War in Afghanistan. 1330 AM WEBY, “Your Turn” Host Mike Bates and co-Host Senior Editor Jerry Gordon convened a Middle East Round Table discussion on Smith’s book and these issues with panelists, Lee Smith, Jonathan Schanzer and Daniel Diker. more>>>
Posted on 05/31/2010 4:24 PM by NER