May 24, 2017


"Is a New Middle East Strategic Order Emerging?"

Video of this seminar is also available on UStream.


Opening Remarks:        

General Alfred Gray, USMC (Ret.)

Twenty-Ninth Commandant of the United States Marine Corps; Senior Fellow and Chairman of the Board of Regents, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies




Professor Yonah Alexander

Director, Inter-University Center for Terrorism Studies and Senior Fellow, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies



Ambassador (Ret.) Gerald M. Feierstein

Director, Center for Gulf Affairs, Middle East Institute; former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near East Affairs and Ambassador to Yemen


Barbara Slavin

Acting director of the Future of Iran Initiative at the Atlantic Council and Washington correspondent for          


Dr. Nimrod Raphaeli

Emeritus Senior Analyst and editor of the Economic Blog at the Middle East Media Research Institute 


Professor Don Wallace, Jr.

Chairman, International Law Institute


IUCTS Highlights



May 20, 2019

"Jerusalem and Washington: A Life in Politics and Diplomacy” with Ambassador Zalman Shoval"


May 14, 2019

"The Role of Diplomacy in the World's Future"


April 30, 2019

"The Current State of American Diplomacy and Future Outlook"


March 28, 2019

"Biological Terrorism: International Dimensions"


Additional past events 



The Jerusalem Post on July 13, 2019:

"Establish a chemical and biological WMD Free Zone in the Middle East Now"

By Prof. Yonah Alexander and Dr. Milton Hoenig


The Times of Israel
on January 25, 2019: "There's good reason to fear Iran's global reach" by Prof. Yonah Alexander and Dr. Milton Hoenig


The Times of Israel on September 26, 2018: "The battle for the new Syria"

by Prof. Yonah Alexander and Dr. Milton Hoenig