"Anatomy of a Tipping Point: Opposition Movements, Intervention and the Military in the Arab Fall"

A panel of experts will discuss that topic today at 4 p.m. in the UA Modern Languages Building, Room 311.

"The panel will include faculty and graduate students from countries throughout the Middle East and North Africa, as well as those who have experience and expertise in the region," according to a press release.

The event is sponsored by the Southwest Initiative for the Study of Middle East Conflicts with the UA's School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies. Co-sponsors are the UA Center for Middle East Studies and the American Institute for Maghreb Studies.

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