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The White Helmets- Film Screening & Panel

November 14, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

DESCRIPTION

Join the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies (CCAS) and the Middle East North Africa Forum at Georgetown University on Monday, November 14 from 7-9pm for a screening of the “White Helmets.” 

The film screening will be followed by a panel discussion with the head of Syria’s Civil Defense himself (the White Helmets), Raed Saleh and two exciting panelists TBA. Prof. Marwa Daoudy of Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service will moderate the event.

Light Refreshments will be served.

Note: Due to limited capacity, you must RSVP for the event in advance and bring your ticket (either a printed or digital copy) on the day of the event. 

About the White Helmets:

When the bombs rain down, the Syrian Civil Defense rushes in. Known as the White Helmets these volunteer rescue workers operate in the most dangerous place on earth. These volunteers have saved 62,000 lives and this number is growing daily.

You can watch the documentary trailer here.

Details

Date:
November 14, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-white-helmets-film-screening-panel-tickets-28668380899?aff=es2

Organizer

MENA Forum and the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies

Venue

Georgetown ICC Auditorium
3700 O St NW
Washington, DC 20007 United States
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