05 апреля 2021

The Primakov Center and RIAC invite to webinar “The Kurdish Question and a New Regional Dynamics in the Middle East”

The Evgeniy Primakov Center for International Cooperation within the common project with the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) invites to webinar “The Kurdish Question and a New Regional Dynamics in the Middle East”, which is taking place on Friday the 9th of April at 15.00 Moscow time.

Language: English 
Venue: Zoom
The event will be available to watch live online on Facebook.

1. Dr Marianna Charountaki, Senior Lecturer at the University of Lincoln.
2. Dr Maxim Suchkov, Senior Research Fellow and Associate Professor at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO-University).
3. Aleksey Khlebnikov, RIAC Expert.

Moderator - Ruslan Mamedov, MENA Program Manager, RIAC.

Questions for discussion:
  • What is the State of the Kurdish Question in Changing Regional Dynamics? What will be Washington's policy towards the Kurds in Iraq?
  • What is the state and prospects for mediation efforts between Damascus and Kurds in Syria, future of the US presence in the area?
  • How the Kurdish issue will affect US-Turkey relations under new US administration? The legacy of the Donald Trump era and issues to be addressed by the Joe Biden administration

How to attend?

  • download Zoom on your phone/iPad/computer;
  • register on Zoom;
  • register for the discussion by completing a registration form on TimePad;
  • check settings of your camera and microphone for full-format participation in the event.