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The Role of Religion in Foreign Policy

Panelists: Ed Husain, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
Katrina Lantos Swett, Chair, United States Commission on International Religious Freedom; Founder and President, Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice
Monica Duffy Toft, Professor, Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford
Moderator: Timothy C. Morgan, Deputy Managing Editor, Christianity Today
November 16, 2012

In a conversation sponsored by CFR and the Tony Blair Faith Foundation, experts Ed Husain, Katrina Lantos Swett, and Monica Duffy Toft, examine the role that religion plays in shaping foreign policy.

Learn more about CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Initiative.

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