Syria: Unraveling Fiction from Fact
Subtitle: A circumscribed media narrative that is designed to promote military intervention
Program Type: Actuality (Uncut Material)
Featured Speakers/Commentators: Atif Kubursi
Summary: McMaster's celebrated Prof. Atif Kubursi spoke recently about "Syria: Unraveling Fiction from Fact." The full recording is now available here.
He offers an antidote to a circumscribed media narrative that is designed to promote military intervention. What are the causes of this interventionist drive, and what are its potential consequences?
Credits: In 1972, Atif Kubursi formed Econometric Research Limited which he has continuously served as its president. In 1982, he joined the United Nations Industrial Organization as Senior Development Officer. Since then he worked as a team leader of several UNIDO missions to Indonesia, Thailand, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Sudan, and Egypt.