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Krasno Global Events Lecture Series: “Ambassadors Forum- On the Brink of War?: Conflict and Rivalry in the Middle East”

February 25, 2020 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Join the Krasno Global Events series for a talk & discussion with two former U.S. ambassadors based in the Middle East; Ambassador David Litt (U.S. ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, 1995-1998), and and Ambassador Marc Sievers (U.S. ambassador to Oman, 2016-2019). The event will be moderated by Klaus Larres (UNC-Chapel Hill). ​The Krasno Events Series is a series of regular lectures, talks and discussions at UNC-Chapel Hill to enhance our understanding and comprehension of global affairs, past and present.


PARKING – please note: there will be a basketball game on February 25. Thus, please park at the Bell Tower Lot or Stadium Drive (Cobb Deck will be closed for non-basketball visitors). For more information, please visit


The Krasno Events Series & the Krasno Global Affairs and Business Council are run by the Richard M Krasno Distinguished Professorship in History and International Affairs at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA.


Pleasants Family Room, Wilson Library
UNC Chapel Hill


February 25, 2020
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Wilson Library
Chapel Hill, NC United States
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