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  • Thursday, September 16

The Foreign Policy Centre

The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House, Houses of Parliament

Panel discussion on: "Oil, human rights and the war on terror in Central Asia and the Middle East"

With Steve Crawshaw, London Director of Human Rights Watch
Khalid Mahmood MP
Chaired by Tony Cunningham MP, Chair of the All-Party Group on Afghanistan

Invitations from:

  • Friday, September 17

institute for public policy research (ippr)

30 - 32 Southampton Street
Covent Garden, London WC2E 7RA

Talk and discussion: 'Oil and terrorism - is Iraq only the beginning?'

By invitation only

  • Tuesday, October 14
    7:00 pm
    Open Democracy

    23-25 Great Sutton St
    London EC1V ODN

    Talk and Discussion on “Oil Politics in Central Asia"

  • Wednesday, October 15
    6:00 pm

    Clement House, Houghton Street
    London WC2A 2AE

    Talk on “Does Imperial History repeat itself? The New Great Game in Central Asia”

  • Friday, October 17
    8:40 am

    Radio Interview with Sarah Montague
    BBC Today Programme

    Listen to the interview HERE! (requires Real Player)

  • Tuesday October 28
    6 to 7:30 pm
    The World Policy Institute

    Swayduck Auditorium
    (5th Avenue between 13th and 14th Streets)

    Panel discussion on
    “The New Great Game: Oil, War, and Terror from Iraq to Afghanistan”

    Karl Meyer
    Editor, World Policy Journal and author, The Dust of Empire: The Race For Mastery in the Asian Heartland
    Ian Williams,
    UN Correspondent, The Nation, and author, The U.N. for Beginners

    Moderated by
    William D. Hartung
    Director, Arms Project, World Policy Institute

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  • November 5th
    10pm Pacific Time

    The Mike Webb Show
    CBS News
    Newsradio 710 KIRO Seattle

  • Monday, November 11
    6:00 pm

    Reading and Discussion

    Borders Bookstore

    461 Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10022

  • Tuesday, November 12
    Wednesday, November 13

    Nationwide Radio Interview Tour

    Details to follow

  • Wednesday, November 12th
    3:00 pm EST

    Fresh Air

    National Public Radio
    Interview with Barbara Bogave

    Listen to it at

  • Thursday November 13

    Westchester Community College
    talk on “U.S. policy in Iraq and Central Asia”

  • Monday, November 17
    8 :00 pm

    Junno’s Reading Series
    Junno’s 64 Downing St

    (between Bedford and Varick)
    Reading and discussion with
    Sheri Fink (author of Warhospital)

    Info: 212-627-7995

  • Tuesday, November 18th

    Princeton University

    Guest lecture on "Oil Wars in Central Asia and Iraq"

  • Monday, November 24th

    Johns Hopkins University, Washington D.C.
    School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)

    Guest lecture on "Central Asia - the next battleground"

  • Tuesday, November 25th

    Brookings Institution and
    Center of Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

    Washington D.C.

    Presentations and roundtable discussions of "The New Great Game"
    Invitees only

  • Monday, December 1st

    Columbia University

    Harriman Institute

    Guest lecture on "The New Great Game in Central Asia"

  • Tuesday, December 9th

    Council for Emerging National Security Affairs (CENSA), New York Dinner and Panel

    Discussion with Ian Bremmer (President Eurasia Group) on
    "Energy and Security in Central Asia"

    more information:

  • Thursday, December 11th

    Friedrich Ebert Foundation, Washington DC

    Panel Discussion with Daniel Yergin (author "The Prize") and Gal Luft (Institute for the Analysis of Global Security) on "The Future of Oil and the Future of Alternative Energy: Scenarios for an Emerging Energy Market"

    at the Root Room at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1779 Massachusetts Avenue, NW

    Info: 1-202-331-1819

  • Monday, December 15
    7:00 pm

    The Half King Bar

    505 W 23RD ST (just west of 10th Ave)
    NEW YORK, NY 10011
    TEL: 212.462.4300
    Reading and Discussion


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