Date(s) - Thursday, February 16, 2012
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lindner Commons, The George Washington University
1957 E St NW
MEPF Event Series
Is Israeli-Palestinian Peace Still Possible?
A Discussion with Dr. Gershon Baskin
Dr. Gershon Baskin is the founder and chairman of the joint Israeli-Palestinian think-tank, IPCRI – Israel Palestine Center for Research and Information. Dr. Baskin will discuss the secret direct back channel of negotiations that he initiated and conducted between the Government of Israel and Hamas for the release of the kidnapped Israeli soldier Gilead Schalit who was held in captivity in the Gaza strip for over five years.
The Middle East Policy Forum is presented with the generous support of ExxonMobil.