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On June 2, "Extremism in the Middle East: Situation and Prospects"

The Sasakawa Middle East and Islam Fund Presents:
On June 2, "Extremism in the Middle East: Situation and Prospects"
At the invitation of the Sasakawa Middle East Islam Fund, a veteran journalist and expert on Palestine and Extremism in the Middle East, Mr. Mohammed Daraghmeh will give a lecture on Tuesday, 2 June 2015.
The confusion and destabilization of the Middle East have been accelerating, caused by the vast influence of the Islamic extremists that include the so-called "Islamic State (IS)". Mr. Daraghmeh, a senior correspondent of the Associted Press based in Ramallah, has been reporting the Palestinian development for decades with extensive knowledge of the political organizations and Islamic extremists in the region. Mr. Daraghmeh has been writing mainly for Arabic Newspapers on these topics.
In this seminar Mr. Daraghmeh will speak about the recent development of extremists active in the Middle East and their possible impacts on the domestic and external policies of the countries in the Middle East. Mr. Nobuhisa Degawa, Senior Commentator of NHK and an expert on the Middle East, will moderate the Q&A session.
We do hope that you will join us in this informative event.
2 June (Tuesday) 2015 17:00 to 18:30
Conference Room, 2nd floor, The Nippon Foundation Building 
1-2-2, Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-8523

"Extremism in the Middle East: Situation and Prospects"
16:30~17:00 Registration

《Lecture 》
Mr. Mohammed DARAGHMEH
Senior Correspondent, Associated Press
"Extremism in the Middle East: Situation and Prospects"


Moderator: Mr. Nobuhisa DEGAWA
Senior Commentator, NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

English/Japanese with simultaneous interpretation
How to Register:
Please register from this web page by 17:00 Monday, 1 June 2015.
Please note that registration will close as soon as the number of participants reaches the maximum. The registration remains open until the Foundation announces that the registration is full.
Personal information provided at the time of registration will be used for the purpose of notifying registrants about future seminars and lectures hosted by the Sasakawa Peace Foundation.
The Sasakawa Middle East Islam Fund: Dr. Matsunaga, Mr. Yokoyama and Ms. Kurokawa
Phone: 03-6229-5459, FAX: 03-6229-5473