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Ambassador Deborah McCarthy-Russia & the Baltics: Past Present and Future

October 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

$20

  • Is Russian a threat to the Baltic States?
  • What are Russia’s interests in the Baltics?
  • What can the U.S. do to deter Russian Aggression in the Baltics? Should we even get involved?

Ambassador (ret) Deborah A. McCarthy is an expert on U.S. foreign and national security policy with over 30 years of diplomatic experience.  Currently, she is a Fellow at Harvard University in the Advanced Leadership Initiative.  She is the host/producer of the National Security Podcast series  “The General and the Ambassador: A Conversation.”

Most recently, Ms. McCarthy was a visiting Fellow at the Finnish Institute of International Affairs.  Previously, she was the U.S. Ambassador to Lithuania (2013-2016).  She also served as the Deputy Ambassador at the U.S. Embassy in Greece and the U.S.  Embassy in Nicaragua.  In Washington, she was the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Narcotics and Law Enforcement, Senior Advisor for Counter-Terrorism, and Special Coordinator for Venezuela. Other diplomatic postings include Consul General Montreal, Economic Counselor U.S. Embassy Paris, Financial Economist U.S. Embassy Rome, and assignments in the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

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Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
$20
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Website:
https://wachh.org/event-4272878

Organizer

World Affairs Council of Hilton Head
Phone:
843-384-6758
Email:
wachhi@gmail.com
Website:
www.wachh.org

Venue

First Presbyterian Church
540 William Hilton Parkway
Hilton Head, 29928 United States
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