Middle East and South Asia

A Political-Economic Conflict Field Seminar

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Field Programs


In FY 2019, Alan L. Freed Associates is offering a menu of one-day field programs that can be presented at military installations around the United States. The format for each field program is identical to the programs held on Capitol Hill. Please note that each program can be modified to address specific areas of concern to individual agencies/organizations.

 

Program Description


The Middle East and South Asia present the spectacle of profound economic and social transformations sweeping the region. Although the U.S. is less dependent on Middle Eastern oil than it was, the region remains central to U.S. strategic interests. The convergence of regional rivalries, great power competitions, and disruptions arising from civil strife and terrorism create global ripples threatening to both the U.S. and its allies will be examined in this one-day seminar.

 

Seminar Topics


  • The Eastern Flank—South Asia and the Middle East: An Overview
  • America’s Quandary in South Asia: Understanding the New Strategic Dynamics
  • The Political and Economic Dynamics of the Iranian Challenge
  • The Regional and International Implications of the War in Syria
  • Afghanistan: Between the Push of Pakistan and the Pull of India
  • Why India is Not a Great Power—Yet
  • The Rise of Political Islam: Consequences to U.S. Security and National Interests< /li>
  • Thoughts on American Leadership in the Middle East

 

Fee


Please call 703-684-8807 to obtain further information about a field program at your facility.

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