The recent seizure of Fallujah and Ramadi, two key cities in Iraq’s restive Anbar province, by
al-Qaeda insurgents has underscored the growing threat posed by al-Qaeda to Iraq and to regional stability. What are the implications for the United States? What options does the United States have for addressing this threat?
More About the Speakers
Featuring keynote remarks by
General James T. Conway
34th Commandant, U.S. Marine Corps
Followed by a Panel Discussion with
Jessica D. Lewis
Research Director, Institute for the Study of War
Senior Research Fellow for Middle Eastern Affairs,
Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign and National Security Policy,
The Heritage Foundation
Douglas Streusand, Ph.D.
Professor, Marine Corps Command and Staff College
Steven P. Bucci, Ph.D.
Visiting Fellow, Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign and National Security Policy