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Creating a Secure, Stable Middle East: Is There an American Role?
March 2008

On March 3, 2008, Ambassador Wendy J. Chamberlin, president of the Middle East Institute and former US ambassador to Pakistan (2001-2002), spoke to a crowd of students, academics, and community members as a part of the International Mondays program at the Iowa City Public Library. Below is the text of her speech.Thank you so much for inviting me to speak. How fitting it is that here in Iowa, the first state to participate in the election of a new US president, that we will...

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