Tuesday, April 03, 2012

How Arab Monarchies are Reacting to Revolutionary Pressures: In-Depth Discussion at the Council on Foreign Relations (Video)

The Arab world's oil-rich and oil-poor (e.g. Morocco) monarchies are reacting to revolutionary pressures in different ways, according to Mohamad Bazzi, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations and Assistant Professor of Journalism, New York University, and Eugene Rogan, Faculty Fellow and University Lecturer in the Modern History of the Middle East, St. Antony’s College, University of Oxford. Raghida Dergham, Columnist and Senior Diplomatic Correspondent, Al-Hayat, and Founder and Executive Chairman of the Beirut Institute, presided over the discussion, a video recording of which may be viewed at the CFR website. Click here.