Encountering Iran Ignites Discussion And Dialogue in Des Moines

Gillespie, Michael
September 2009
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p53
The article discusses the highlights of the presentation "Encountering Iran" conducted by economic professor Ismael Hossein-zadeh and peace activist Karla Hansen at Drake University's Meredith Hall Auditorium in Des Moines, Iowa. Hansen, who presented a video of her and her husband's visit to Iran, says when she gave the presentation, there were city council members who cried. Meanwhile, Hossein-zadeh examined U.S. foreign policy and the political situation in Iran.


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