Syria and the Arab Spring
Bonnie Joy Kaslan, Honorary Consul General, Republic of Turkey, S.F. Bay Area
Dina Ibrahim, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Broadcasting and Communication Arts, SFSU; Media Analyst
Evgeny Avdoshin, Consul and Press Attache, Russian Consulate, San Francisco
Robert Rosenthal, Executive Director, Center for Investigative Reporting - Moderator
The distinguished panel will discuss the Syrian tragedy, which has caused hundreds of thousands of casualties and created over two million refugees. The panelists will be also focus on how the conflict has impacted neighboring countries.