2 Events

In this Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 file photo, released by Lebanon's official government photographer Dalati Nohra, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, right, meets with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Dalati Nohra/AP

Seminar - Open to the Public

Geopolitics of the Gulf: Latest Developments in Saudi Arabia, Iran, and the Middle East

Tue., Nov. 21, 2017 | 4:00pm - 5:30pm

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Taubman Building, Nye B, 5th Floor

A panel discussion with Dr. Hala Aldosari, Robert G. James Scholar Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute; Sahar Nowrouzzadeh, Joint Research Fellow at the Belfer Center's Iran Project and Project on Managing the Atom; Jeffrey G. Karam, Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Belfer Center's International Security Program; and Tarek Masoud, Sultan of Oman Professor of International Relations at Harvard Kennedy School.

This event is presented jointly by the Middle East Initiative, the Iran Project, and the International Security Program at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.

Secretary of State John Kerry and Foreign Minister Javad Zarif shake hands

Courtesy of US State Department

Seminar - Open to the Public

Where is U.S. Policy Towards Iran Headed?

Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 | 11:00am - 12:30pm

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Taubman Building, Allison Dining Room, 5th Floor

During this Iran Project seminar, Sahar Nowrouzzadeh, a joint research fellow with the Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center's Iran Project and Project on Managing the Atom and former Director for Iran on the National Security Council at the White House, will explore the future trajectory of U.S. policy towards Iran. This talk will take place following the Trump administration's expected decision to de-certify the Iran nuclear deal to the U.S. Congress and roll-out its comprehensive Iran strategy. The event will be moderated by Iran Project Director Payam Mohseni.