Consul General Speaks at University of Chicago International House

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    Israel General Consul Roey Gilad gives a talk on the state of Middle Eastern Politics at the International House on Wednesday. Israel General Consul Roey Gilad gives a talk on the state of Middle Eastern Politics at the International House on Wednesday.
     
     
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    On January 16th, Consul General Roey Gilad spoke to approximately 80 students and faculty at University of Chicago's International House as part of the Diplomatic Encounters Speakers Series. The Consul General briefed the audience about the current situation in the Middle East and Israel. The Consul General addressed the Iranian Nuclear Program, the Palestinian-Israeli Peace process, the Arab Spring, including the new Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood government, the stability of Jordan, and the future of the Syrian Regime. Regarding Israel, the Consul General briefed the audience about the different groups of Israeli society and the Israeli Economy.
    The lecture was co-sponsored by The Center for Middle Eastern Studies, The International House Global Voices Program and the Chicago Center for Jewish Studies.