National Press Club

NPC 4th Estate Dinner, Ambassador Series Q&A: Embassy of Iraq

NPC 4th Estate Dinner, Ambassador Series Q&A: Embassy of Iraq

November 29, 2017 6:30 PM

Location: 4th Estate Restaurant

This event is open only to members of The National Press Club & their guests.

Ambassador Dinner Series kicks off with HE Ambassador of Iraq - Nov 29

At a time of strategic developments in the Middle East, the National Press Club is proud to announce the launch of the Ambassador Dinner Series with the participation of His Excellency Ambassador of Iraq to the United States, Fareed Yasseen, on November 29.

The International Correspondents has joined forces with the Events team to host the kickoff event at the Fourth Estate Restaurant of the National Press Club on Wednesday, November 29, at 630pm.

NPC President Jeff Ballou will host a conversation with Ambassador Yasseen during the event.

The Ambassador Dinner Series is designed to welcome the highest foreign diplomats in Washington DC to the Club to discuss topics of interest with our thriving media community around a special dinner created by Executive Chef Susan Delbert to pay homage to the culinary traditions of the country.

The menu of the event, dedicated to the Middle Eastern cuisine, features:

Salad: Greens, carrots, sweet onion, cucumbers and crispy garbanzo beans; sumac vinaigrette

Entrée: Crispy skin red snapper, confetti saffron couscous, Middle Eastern ratatouille with dates

Dessert: Apple bread pudding with caramel sauce

The Series involves the production of a Podcast episode in collaboration with the Broadcast team.

NPC Members: Please click here to log in and register for this event.