Clann Tiobraid Árann Baile Átha Cliath Teo

Clann Tiobraid Árann   Baile Átha Cliath Teo


Syria : A Civilisation in Crisis



A Talk by Dr. John Ryan




Tuesday 15 October, 2013 at 8.00 pm




The Palace Bar (upstairs) Fleet Street



  • Brief History of the Middle East
  • General description of recent events in the Region
  • Circumstances that led to the present disruptions in Syria
  • What’s next for Syria?


A general talk on the Middle East with particular reference to Syria and its political disruptions over recent times.  The talk will be given by Dr John Ryan, a native of Ardfinnan.  John has just recently retired back to Ardfinnan having spent 37 years working in the Middle East as a Soil Scientist – spending lengthy periods in the Lebannon and Syria and  he also taught scientists  and students in Egypt, Tunisia, Turkey, Sudan, Yemen, Pakistan, Iran, Iraq and Central Asia.


It promises to be a very interesting and enlightening evening and you are welcome to tell your friends and bring them along to the talk.









The Tipperary Association Dublin Ltd.

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