| Este tipo de evento demuestra la manifiesta preocupación en circulos norteamericanos por la creciente presencia de Irán en Venezuela en particular y en América Latina en particular. Tan peligroso como la penetración chavista y de las FARC que van de la mano.|
Center for Latin American Studies
Iran's Growing Presence in Latin America
Please join us on
Tuesday, April 8, 2008 - 11:30 AM-2:00 PM
11:30-12:00 - Lunch
12:00-2:00 - Program
Director, Hudson's Center for Latin American Studies
The Strategic Threat: Iran in Latin America
Douglas Farah is a senior investigator for the NEFA Foundation (www.nefafoundation.org) and a senior fellow at the International Assessment and Strategy Center (IASC).He is also a national security consultant to the U.S government and military, author of two books, "Blood From Stones: The Secret Financial Network of Terror," (Broadway, 2004) and "Merchant of Death: Money, Guns, Planes and the Man Who Makes War Possible," and was a foreign correspondent covering Latin America and West Africa for the Washington Post for two decades.
Hillel Fradkin (moderator)
Iran's International Horizon and Ambitions
Hillel Fradkin is a senior fellow of the Hudson Institute where he directs its Center on Islam, Democracy and the Future of the Muslim World. He is the founder of Current Trends in Islamist Ideology, the leading journal on contemporary Islamism (sometimes known as militant or radical Islam) which he co-edits with Husain Haqqani and Eric Brown.
Emerging Relationships: Iran and Latin America
Brian Fonseca is the Senior Political and Security Analyst at Florida International University's Western Hemisphere Security Analysis Center.
Chavez and His Iranian Supporters
Julio Cirino is a historian, journalist, and Director of International Relations with the Fundacion Pensar in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He has published numerous articles and books on Latin American politics, international relations, and security affairs. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 974-2403
Betsy and Walter Stern Conference Center
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Washington, DC 2000