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June 9: Battle for Identity & Control: ISIS in the Middle East featuring Ambassador Ford

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Ambassador Robert Ford
Former U.S. Ambassador to Syria

5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

University Club and Alumni Center
200 East Brandeis Avenue
Louisville, KY 40208

Ambassador Robert Ford recently retired from the foreign service after serving as U.S. Ambassador to Syria from 2010 to 2014, and previously as Ambassador to Algeria. Shortly after the outbreak of Syria's civil war, Ford traveled to the city of Hama in a show of solidarity with Syrians protesting the rule of Bashar Al Assad. Biography


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