12:30 pm EDT - 1:30 pm EDT

Past Event

The Scouting Report: Humanitarian Crises in Iraq and Darfur

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm EDT

The Brookings Institution

1775 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC

President Barack Obama recently announced plans to withdraw most U.S. troops from Iraq by the end of August 2010. Additionally, the International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued an arrest warrant for Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir for war crimes. What do these decisions mean for the deteriorating humanitarian situation in Iraq and Darfur?

Brookings expert Elizabeth Ferris and Senior Politico Editor Fred Barbash took questions in this week’s edition of the Scouting Report, a series on online web chats.

Read the chat transcript »