Stalin and Soviet Foreign Policy on the USSR's Southern Borders, 1945-1947

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm
color photo of Jamil Hasanli

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S354

This seminar will cover Soviet policy toward Turkey, Iran, and western China in the early years of the Cold War. In addition to being a prominent historian in Azerbaijan, Jamil Hasanli formerly served two terms in the Azerbaijani parliament and ran unsuccessfully as an opposition candidate for the Azerbaijani presidency.


Jamil Hasanli, Professor of History, Baku State University; Visiting Scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, DC

Sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies.

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