US Air Force Chaplains Conference
The Berkley Center led its first conference for the US Air Force on "US Policy in a Highly Religious World: Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Beyond" at the Armed Forces Chaplains Center in Ft. Jackson, South Carolina. The conference was open to chaplains from all the services. Experts provided the chaplains with contemporary thinking on issues of international religious freedom and national security policy, the intersection of faith and economic development, religion and terrorism, and sessions devoted to Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iraq. Georgetown experts including Katherine Marshall, Thomas Farr, Eric Patterson, Touquir Hussain, and Paul Pillar were featured speakers.