Rudolph Atallah, senior fellow in the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, testified at a House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs hearing on “The Growing Crisis in Africa’s Sahel Region.”
On the heels of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s visit to the United States, Energy & Environment Program Associate Director Mihaela Carstei joins CTV to discuss the Keystone Pipeline project that would transport tar sands oil from Canada and the northern United States to refineries in the Gulf coast of Texas.
J. Peter Pham, director of the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, was interviewed by Steven Sokol, president and chief executive officer of the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh, on the political, economic, and security challenges in the Sahel and the Maghreb for this week’s edition of the Council’s radio show Global Press Conference.
Frederic C. Hof, senior fellow with the Hariri Center for the Middle East, speaks with VOA’s Carol Castiel about the steps that the United States and its allies must take to avoid sectarian chaos and a failed state in Syria.
Ellen Tauscher, Atlantic Council Board director and vice-chair of the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, appeared on MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell Reports to comment on Hillary Clinton's future and recent developments in North Korea.
Danya Greenfield, deputy director for the Hariri Middle East Center, published the editorial piece "Drone policy hurts the U.S.’s image in Yemen" with Freedom House President David Kramer for The Washington Post.
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Laura Linderman, assistant director for the Patriciu Eurasia Center, appeared on Voice of America Georgian service for their segment "Washington Today" to speak about her issue brief Six Months of Georgian Dreams: The State of Play and the Way Forward.
J. Peter Pham, director of the Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, joined Katty Kay on the BBC World News to discuss the resurgence of clashes between Malian soldiers and Islamist extremists in Timbuktu, and the impact of the fighting on regional stability in West Africa and the Sahel.
On May 22, the Atlantic Council's Cyber Statecraft Initiative will hold a discussion on the history of cyber critical infrastructure protection in recognition of the 15th anniversary of Presidential Decision Directive 63 (PDD-63).
On May 23, the Atlantic Council’s Middle East Peace and Security Initiative at the Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security is hosting a panel discussion on new developments in security cooperation among the United States, its European allies, and the Gulf states, and how they are likely to evolve in the coming years.
On May 30, the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center will release a new issue brief, The Kaleidoscope Turns Again in a Crisis-Challenged Iran, a discussion of Iran’s upcoming presidential elections.
From June 13-14, the 2013 Wrocław Global Forum will bring together over 350 top policy-makers and business leaders to explore the region’s impact as an actor in Europe, as well as its crucial role in the transatlantic partnership and on the global stage.