Connections Episode 39
Mouin Rabbani Interviews Eric Hacopian
On Monday, 3 October Jadaliyya Co-Editor Mouin Rabbani and Martin Eric Hacopian discussed the recent Azeri attack on Armenia. This episode of Connections examines the regional context and international repercussions of this conflict, Azerbaijan’s strategic objectives, and the simmering political crisis in Yerevan.
Connections offers timely and informative interviews on current events and broader policy questions, as well as themes relevant to knowledge production. It combines journalism, analysis, and scholarship.
Eric Hacopian is a 30-year veteran of American politics, having worked on campaigns from the local to the presidential level. For the past 22 years, he has been the principle at EDH & Associates, a Southern California-based Democratic consulting firm. He has been living in Armenia since 2017.
Mouin Rabbani has published and commented widely on Palestinian affairs, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and the contemporary Middle East. He was previously Senior Analyst Middle East and Special Advisor on Israel-Palestine with the International Crisis Group, and head of political affairs with the Office of the United Nations Special Envoy for Syria. He is Co-Editor of Jadaliyya Ezine.
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