People listening to Dr. Murat Mercan, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Grand National Assembly of Turkey.

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People listening to Dr. Murat Mercan, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, Grand National Assembly of Turkey.
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Dr. Mercan is an expert on policy and terror. He spoke at the December 2008 confernce organized by the Adelson Institute for Strategic Studies, "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. Among those attending were Nathan Sharansky (back to the camera, left) Chairman of the Adelson Institute, and acclaimed strategist prof. Edward luttwak (back to the camera, right). The map on the right side of the picture is a of worldwide acts of terrorism. For extended coverage on the Conference see http://www.shalemcenter.org.il/research/?did=17&aid=9b6d78b75becba1f4349ed2d6ae93d90
Location: Sheraton Plaza Hotel, Tel Aviv, Israel