Ambassador To Speak On "The Middle East In The 21st Century"
11, 2000 -- The University of Virginias Middle
East Studies Program will sponsor a lecture by Nabil Fahmy, ambassador
of Egypt to the United States, on April 18.
will speak on "The Middle East in the Twenty-first Century: Challenges
of Peace and Globalization," at 11 a.m. in the Dome Room of the
has represented his country in Washington since October 1999. Previously
he was Egypt's ambassador to Japan, political adviser to the minister
of foreign affairs, and a member of the Egyptian mission to the
has participated in many international negotiations, including the
Madrid Peace Conference's working group on regional security and
arms control, a topic on which he has written numerous articles.
more information, call William B. Quandt at (804) 924-7896. Visit
the Middle East Studies home page: http://cti.itc.virginia.edu/~wbq8f/MESP.html.
Charlotte Crystal, (804) 924-6858