Nathan Sharansky,Chairman of the Adelson Institute for Stratgic Studies, Listens to Dr. Fred Kagan from AEI during a conference.

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Nathan Sharansky,Chairman of the Adelson Institute for Stratgic Studies, Listens to Dr. Fred Kagan from AEI during a conference.
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Mr. Sharansky, former Dissident, Human Rights activist and Politician, is the chairman of the Adelson Institute of Strategic Studies in the Shalem Center in Jerusalem. Dr. Fredrick Kagan, Military Historian and fellow at American Enterprise Institute, is one of the main architects of the "Surge" policy in Iraq. Both participated in Adelson Institute's December 2008 Conference: "“Twenty First Century Wars: Counterinsurgency and the Challenge of Global Terrorism.” More than two hundred members of the military, judiciary, media and political establishment attended the conference. Attendees included Lt. Col. John Nagl of the Center for a New American Security, co-author of the U.S. Army/USMC Counterinsurgency Field Manual, Middle East scholar Prof. Bernard Lewis, Renown Strategist Edward Luttwak. For extended coverage on the Conference see http://www.shalemcenter.org.il/research/?did=17&aid=9b6d78b75becba1f4349ed2d6ae93d90
Location: Sheraton Plaza Hotel, Tel Aviv, Israel