Tampa Bay, Alex Leary
Thursday, 17 August 2017
Jeb Bush and Ileana Ros-Lehtinen will be among the speakers at summit on Iran next month.
The Florida Republicans will appear at the Sept. 19 event in New York hosted by United Against Nuclear Iran and timed for the opening of the U.N. General Assembly.
"The day-long event of interviews and discussions will examine the political and economic environment since the signing of the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran -- with particular focus on Iran's role in the region, its relationship with North Korea, and the future of Iran policy in the Trump administration," UANI said in a release.
Other speakers include David Petraeus, HRH Prince Turki bin Faisal Al Saud, chairman of the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, former Gov. Bill Richardson, John Bolton and Joe Lieberman.
Bush sits on the UANI advisory board.
"Comprised of former diplomats and lawmakers, UANI is spearheading a global education campaign focused on the risks of doing business with Iran, warning hundreds of international companies that may be contemplating Tehran as a new investment opportunity," the group said.