On June 17, at 4:00 PM Moscow time (GMT +3), the Valdai Club will host an expert discussion, titled “The Humanitarian Crisis in Syria: Is It Just the Beginning?”
Maria Khodynskaya-Golenischeva, Chief Advisor in Strategic Planning Department of Russia’s MFA. Professor of Applied International Analysis Department in MGIMO University
Igor Matveev, Full State Counsellor of the Russian Federation, 3rd class; Senior Research Fellow, Center of Arab and Islamic Studies, Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Sergey Shevchuk, General Director of the Russian Humanitarian Mission;
Philip Spoerri, Head of Delegation in Syria, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC);
Guney Yildiz, IPC-Stiftung Mercator Fellow with Centre for Applied Turkey Studies at German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP-Berlin);
Hames Zreik, CEO of the Damascus Centre for Research and Studies.