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US, Iran, Saudi Arabia: A New Diplomatic Calculus?
President Trumps first visit to the Middle East demonstrated a notable shift in US policy toward the region. How will Trumps actions impact Americas relations with Saudi Arabia, the nuclear deal with Iran, and the prospect of ending conflict in Syria and Yemen? Banafsheh Keynoush, a geopolitical and communications consultant, Jessica Tuchman Mathews, distinguished fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and Ambassador Hossein Mousavian, Middle East security expert at Princeton Universitys Woodrow Wilson School, will discuss the US - Iran - Saudi Arabia nexus, and whether we are destined for renewed diplomacy or conflict in the Middle East.

Mon, Jul 24, 2017 -- 8:00pm

World Affairs is a nationally syndicated radio broadcast that airs every Monday at 8:00 pm on KQED public radio and uploaded to for rebroadcast by NPR stations across the nation. World Affairs brings you, the listener, informative and engaging conversations that explore issues and opportunities that transcends borders. Tune in to hear thought leaders, change makers and engaged citizens share ideas and learn from one another in conversations that matter. Founded in 1947, following the San Francisco conference that established the United Nations, World Affairs remains one of the most vibrant global affairs organizations in the United States.

Tue, Jul 25, 2017 -- 2:00am

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