The U.S. Invasion of Iraq: 20 Years Later

March 28, 2023
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
WhereUVA Miller Center/Online
Sponsor(s)UVA Miller Center

A panel of foreign policy experts marks the 20th anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq by discussing Melvyn P. Leffler’s new book, “Confronting Saddam Hussein: George W. Bush and the Invasion of Iraq.” UVA Law professor Ashley Deeks, a former White House associate counsel and deputy legal adviser to the National Security Council, moderates the conversation with Melvyn P. Leffler, the Edward Stettinius Professor of History Emeritus at the University of Virginia; Eric Edelman, principal deputy assistant for national security affairs under former Vice President Cheney; and Philip Zelikow, executive director of the 9/11 Commission.