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CIC National Capital (Ottawa): Discussion with Dr. Chris Kilford, former Canadian Defence Attaché in Turkey (online event)
April 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDTFree
This event of the CIC National Capital Branch’s Middle East Study Group (MESG) will feature Dr. Chris Kilford, a distinguished former Canadian Defence Attaché in Ankara, Turkey and a member of the national board of the Canadian International Council (CIC), as well as President of the CIC Victoria branch.
During this virtual event, Dr. Kilford will share some of his perspectives regarding Turkey’s multi-pronged foreign policy in the MENA which has created tensions with its closest partners, especially the United States and other regional players. With national elections on the horizon and the future electoral success of the AKP arguably in question, Dr Kilford will discuss some of the potential scenarios regarding Turkey’s near-time future.