Ramzy Ramzy: Syrian People Deserve to Live in Peace
Ramzy Ezzeldin Ramzy, Deputy Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General for Syria, discusses the agenda for post-conflict Syria. He points out that the constitutional reform is the most important
Taha Özhan on Turkey’s Foreign Policy Challenges
Taha Özhan, a member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, discusses Turkey’s international environment and the main trends of modern Turkish foreign policy.
Elections in Italy: How Europe Is Changing. Expert Discussion
On March 5, 2018, at 13:00, the Valdai Discussion Club held an expert discussion, titled "Elections in Italy: How Europe Is Changing"
Mustafa Aydin on International Cooperation
Rector of the Istanbul-based Kadir Has University discusses the importance of international cooperation on some Middle East conflicts. According to him, there are many examples showing that more
Dore Gold on Israel’s Security
Dore Gold, president of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, discusses the problem of security of Israel and how the nation’s approach to security issues has evolved. According to Gold, it is
Issandr El Amrrani on the Challenges Libya Faces
Issandr El Amrrani, North Africa Project Director at the International Crisis Group, discusses the problems that have to be solved in order to settle the situation in Libya, drawing particular
Russia in the Middle East: Playing on All Fields. Valdai Club Conference. Day 2
On February 19-20, 2018, the Valdai Discussion Club in partnership with the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences holds a conference, titled “Russia in the Middle East:
Karim Haggag on the Jerusalem Issue
Karim Haggag, professor of practice at the American University in Cairo, discusses the issue of Jerusalem and its importance in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. According to him, what is happening
Moradian Davood on ISIS and Islamism
Moradian Davood, director of the Afghan Institute for Strategic Studies (AISS), says that the international community made a mistake by reducing the political ideology of Islamism to ISIS
Romain Grandjean on Stabilization of Libya
Romain Grandjean, Director for Near East and North Africa at the Center for Humanitarian Dialogue, discusses two steps that should be undertaken to stabilize the situation in Libya. According to him,
Deborah Jones on International Support to Libya
Deborah K. Jones, US Ambassador to Kuwait (2008-2011) and to Libya (2013-2015) discusses the problem of support to Libya by the international community. According to her, the main
Valdai Club Middle East Conference. Session 8. The Future of One Region
On February 19-20, 2018, the Valdai Discussion Club in partnership with the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences held a conference, titled “Russia in the Middle East: