Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

It’s the House of Representatives’ turn to vote on important war and peace issues as the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) comes to the floor this week. This must-pass bill allows us to attach language that prevents a potential war with Iran and advances peace …

The discussion will cover the fallout from the US/UK invasion and occupatio of Iraq, the handling of the Arab Spring protests, the new US-Saudi-Israel axis aimed at confronting Iran, and military expenditures. This is the third program in our series on the Kingdom of Saudi …

Speaker: Sarah Leah Whitson, Executive Director, Human Rights Watch Middle East and North Africa Division Join us for the first in a continuing series exploring the history of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and MIT’s relationship with the Kingdom. Sarah Leah Whitson will focus on …