The National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations and the
U.S.-GCC Corporate Cooperation Committee
invite you to attend:
Iraq Update – Challenges and Opportunities:
A Conversation with His Excellency Lukman Faily, Ambassador of Iraq to the United States
Friday, May 9, 2014
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
1875 K Street, NW
First Floor Conference Room
Washington, DC 20006
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. - Coffee & Tea / Networking
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Remarks / Q&A
His Excellency Lukman Faily gives remarks at the National Council's 22nd Annual Arab-US Policymakers Conference in October 2013.
Dr. John Duke Anthony
Founding President and CEO,
National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations
His Excellency Lukman Faily
Ambassador of Iraq to the United States and Former Ambassador of Iraq to Japan
R.S.V.P. (Acceptances Only) via email to
Please note: seating capacity is limited – first come, first serve.
INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION WHEN YOU R.S.V.P.:
For questions, please call the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations at (202) 293-6466.
Dr. John Duke Anthony
Dr. John Duke Anthony is the Founding President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations. On June 22, 2000, on his first official state visit to the United States, H.M. King Muhammad VI of Morocco knighted Dr. Anthony, bestowing upon him Morocco's highest award for excellence. Dr. Anthony currently serves on U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's Advisory Committee on International Economic Policy and its Subcommittee on Sanctions. He is the only American to have been invited to each of the Gulf Cooperation Council's Ministerial and Heads of State Summits since the GCC's inception in 1981.
H.E. Ambassador Lukman Faily
H.E. Ambassador Lukman Faily presented his credentials as Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to the U.S. to Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns on May 31, 2013, with his term officially beginning on July 18, 2013. From June 2010 until May 2013, he served as Iraq's Ambassador to Japan, and prior to that assignment he served as an Ambassador at the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Ambassador Faily lived in the United Kingdom for 20 years while working in the information technology sector for several transnational companies.
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