On invitation by the U.S. Embassy in Bern, Peter Rough, fellow at the think tank Hudson Institute in Washington, DC, was in Switzerland on February 7 for a series of speaking engagements. In his talks, Rough addressed the strategic considerations of the White House in the Middle East and to what extent the current thinking differs from previous administrations. Peter Rough touched upon the situation in Syria, the Iran nuclear agreement, the Israeli-Palestinian peace process, and the position of the Kurds.
If you would like to hear an extract of his interview with Echo der Zeit, please go to here.
We would like to thank the Federal Swiss Department of Foreign Affairs and in Geneva Foraus Think Tank and the Global Studies Institute for hosting speaking events.