Hariri Center Director Michele Dunne and Senior Fellow Amy Hawthorne reflect on US policy toward the Middle East and North Africa in the two years since President Barack Obama promised to make it a top priority to support democracy and human rights in the region.
J. Peter Pham, director the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, was one of four experts invited to address a high-level international conference on the crisis in the Sahel region convened today in The Hague.
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.
US News and World Report has published an article authored by Jason Healey, director of the Cyber Statecraft Initiative at the Atlantic Council, discussing how the Obama Administration’s strategy of covert warfare, preemptive attacks, and clandestine intelligence will not serve US interests well in the long-term. Healey argues that the US government has acted as though the cyber domain is a lawless frontier, even when the President himself has expressly written that it should not be treated as such.
J. Peter Pham and Rudolph Atallah Address Former Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on Regional Security in North AfricaMarch 07, 2013
J. Peter Pham, director of the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, and Senior Fellow Rudolph Atallah were two of the six experts invited as speakers at a meeting of the Aspen Ministers Forum held from March 7-10, 2013, in Marrakesh, Morocco.
Bronwyn Bruton, deputy director of the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, joined Warren Olney on the KCRW and Public Radio International's To the Point to discuss the early results of the Kenyan elections and the integrity of the vote counting process.
Atlantic Council Board director, and CEO and chairman of the board at EADS North America Sean O'Keefe was interviewed by Avionics Intelligence on the trajectory and future of EADS / EADS North America.
On the sidelines of the annual Economic Research Forum conference in Kuwait, Hariri Middle East Center Director Michele Dunne reflects on key priorities for foreign economic assistance to Arab countries undergoing political transition.
Atlantic Council managing editor published a commentary at The National Interest asking "Was Afghanistan Worth It?"
Michele Dunne, director of the Hariri Middle East Center, speaks with ONtv’s Yosri Fouda about Secretary of State John Kerry’s visit with President Mohamed Morsi in Egypt, US policy priorities in Egypt, and the announcement of US aid to support its ailing economy. The entire segment is in Arabic.
Eurasia Center Assistant Director Anna Borshchevskaya recently wrote an article for the journal Caucasus International on "Ukraine's democratic backslide and its implications for relations with Russia
Bronwyn Bruton, deputy director of the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center, joined Amanda Blitz on the CTV News Channel to discuss today's election in Kenya and its implications for US interests in the Horn of Africa.
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.