Can the EU make a difference in the Middle East?
Speaker(s): Professor Jean-Pierre Filiu
Chair: Professor Marie Mendras
Recorded on 5 March 2009 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building.
European forces make up most of the international force in south Lebanon. The EU is the main donor to the Palestinian territories, a member of the Quartet and the initiator of the new Union for the Mediterranean. But how is all this activity to translate into a strategy for promoting peaceful co-existence in that troubled region?