Former State Dept. official gives view of Iraq, March 7
Posted March 2, 2005; 04:34 p.m.
A lecture titled "Iraq: A View from the Inside -- What Does the Future Hold?" is planned for 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 7, in 16 Robertson Hall.
Speaking will be Wayne White, who was deputy director of the Office of Analysis for the Near East and South Asia in the Bureau of Intelligence and Research at the U.S. State Department until the end of February. In 2003, during the Iraq war, he was the bureau's principal Iraq analyst and headed its Iraq team.
A member of the foreign service since 1973, White has served in Niger, Haiti and the Middle East. His lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.