Former U.S. senator Bill Bradley and former U.S. ambassador to Russia Jack Matlock, Jr. will be among the panelists for “U.S.-Russian Conflict From Ukraine to Syria: Did U.S. Policy Contribute to It?”—a discussion at NYU’s School of Law on Mon., Nov. 23.
Former U.S. senator Bill Bradley and former U.S. ambassador to Russia Jack Matlock, Jr. will be among the panelists for “U.S.-Russian Conflict From Ukraine to Syria: Did U.S. Policy Contribute to It?”—a discussion at NYU’s School of Law on Mon., Nov. 23, 6-8 p.m.
The event, organized by the American Committee for East-West Accord and hosted by NYU’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, will also include: Stephen F. Cohen, professor emeritus of Russian Studies, history, and politics at New York University and Princeton University; John Pepper, former chairman and CEO of the Procter & Gamble Company who helped lead the company’s entry into Russia in the 1990s; and Yanni Kotsonis, director, Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, and a professor of history and Russian and Slavic Studies, who will moderate the session, which is co-sponsored by the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs.
Bradley, a presidential candidate in 2000 who served three terms in the U.S. Senate, is currently managing director of Allen & Company LLC. Matlock, U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union under Presidents Reagan and George H.W. Bush, also served as a senior director on the National Security Council and as ambassador to Czechoslovakia.
The discussion will take place at NYU School of Law’s Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Square South (between MacDougal and Sullivan Sts.). To RSVP, please email email@example.com or call 212.992.6575.
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