United States military involvement in the Middle East
Apr 10, 2019
Dr Liam Anderson, Independent Scholar, Middle East
United States military involvement in the Middle East

 The Middle East is currently mired in violence, with ongoing conflicts in Yemen, Syria, and Libya and a continued threat from ISIS. This talk provides a brief overview of the U.S.’s involvement in the Middle East, and addresses the following questions. Why is the U.S involved? In what capacity? and, What are the likely consequences of a U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria.