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US & Lebanon Relations: A Virtual Conversation with Congresswoman Donna Shalala

September 10, 2020 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


This conversation will address the recent history of US-Lebanon relations, and how these have developed in light of the catastrophic August 4th explosion in the Port of Beirut. Congresswoman Shalala will also speak of the efforts of the Lebanon Caucus in the House of Representatives to secure humanitarian aid to the Lebanese people. Moderated by Dr. Akram Khater (Khayrallah Center).

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Once registered you will receive a link to the Zoom webinar a day before the webinar. Register.


Sponsored by the Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies.


NC State University


September 10, 2020
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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