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What's Going on in Iraq and Syria? Understanding ISIS/ISIL: A Political Science Roundtable Discussion

What is ISIS? Where did it come from, and how does it get its funding? What does it want, and why is it directly provoking retaliation from the West?

Brendan O'Leary
Lauder Professor of Political Science

Ian Lustick
Bess W. Heyman Professor of Political Science

Rudra Sil
Professor of Political Science Penn Arts and Sciences Director, Huntsman Program in International Studies and Business

Thursday, September 18
Noon-1:15 p.m.
Cafe '58, Irvine

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