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.
Karim Mezran is a senior fellow with the Council's Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East.
Dr. Mezran joined the Hariri Center as a senior fellow focusing on the processes of change in North Africa. As a distinguished Libyan-Italian scholar, Karim bring enormous depth of understanding to the processes of change in Libya and elsewhere in the region. In addition, Dr. Mezran is currently an adjunct professor of Middle East studies at the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), where he is teaching courses on the history and politics of North Africa. For the last eight years he has been the director of the Center for American Studies in Rome. His analyses on the Middle East and North Africa have been widely published in Italian and other language journals and publications. He recently published a book on Libya in Italian, entitled
Libia: fine o rinascita di una nazione?with Arturo Varvelli (eds), Donzelli Editore 2012. Dr. Mezran holds a PhD in international relations from SAIS; JD in comparative law from the University of Rome "La Sapienza;" LLM in comparative law from The George Washington University; MA in Arab studies from Georgetown University; and BA in management from Hiram College.
Paving Libya's path forward
Al Jazeera | April 10, 2013
The Hostage Situation in Algeria
BBC Radio5 Live | January 19, 2013
The Situation in Algeria (Italian)
RSI | January 17, 2013
The French Intervention in Mali (Italian)
RSI | January 17, 2013
Violence in Cairo and Benghazi
CCTV English | September 13, 2012
Al Jazeera | September 13, 2012
Libya in Turmoil: From Isolation to Reconciliation
MENASource | May 16, 2013
The Libyan Southern Front: Between Conflict and Dialogue
Viewpoint | May 10, 2013
Frustration and Isolation in Libya
Viewpoint | May 7, 2013
Libya Needs the US for its Transition to Democracy
Viewpoint | May 6, 2013
Libyan Stability at Risk
Viewpoint | May 3, 2013
Libyan Stability At Risk
Foreign Policy | May 2, 2013
Libya, Egypt and the Corruption of New Democracies
Viewpoint | May 1, 2013
Libya's Constitutional Process: Moving Forward?
Viewpoint | April 22, 2013
Libya Needs National Reconciliation, Not Retribution
Viewpoint | April 3, 2013
The Curious Case of Old Politics in the New Libya
Viewpoint | March 29, 2013
A Thawing of Libyan Politics
Viewpoint | March 21, 2013
A Libyan Solution to the Benghazi Affair
Viewpoint | March 12, 2013
Overcoming Political Polarization in Libya
Viewpoint | March 5, 2013
The Importance of Stabilizing Libya
Politico | February 15, 2013
Dispatch from Tripoli: Tension in Anticipation of February 17 Viewpoint | February 12, 2013
Libya’s Spheres of Bad Influence
The American Prospect | February 1, 2013
Yet Another Reason National Reconciliation in Libya Cannot Wait
Viewpoint | January 28, 2013
Libya’s Fractious Politics
Viewpoint | January 9, 2013
The Troublesome Politics Behind Libya’s Southern Militarization
Viewpoint | December 21, 2012
Appoint or Elect the Constitutional Committee of Libya?
Viewpoint | November 21, 2012
An Alternative Hypothesis on the Benghazi Events
Viewpoint | November 9, 2012
Why the United States Should Not Count on Algerian Help in Mali
Viewpoint | November 7, 2012
The Dismissal of Abushagur and Libya’s Leadership Crisis
Viewpoint | October 11, 2012
The International Community Must Aid Libya
US News & World Report | October 2, 2012
Security Challenges to Libya’s Quest for Democracy
Atlantic Council Issue Brief | September 12, 2012
Picking up the Pieces and Honoring Ambassador Stevens
Viewpoint | September 12, 2012
Libya’s Choice: National Reconciliation or Chaos
Viewpoint | August 20, 2012
Libya: The Election of Magarief and National Reconciliation
Viewpoint | August 14, 2012
Libya’s NTC Turns over Power: Where Does the Transition Go From Here?
New Atlanticist | August 7, 2012
An Opportunity for NATO in Libya
International Affairs Online | August 3, 2012
Libya Has Successful Elections but Not Yet Democracy
New Atlanticist | July 10, 2012
Negotiating a Solution to the Security Problem in Libya
New Atlanticist | June 11, 2012
New Militia Clashes Endanger Transition in Libya
New Atlanticist | June 4, 2012
The Muslim Brotherhood and the Arab Spring: towards Democracy?
LIMES | May 15, 2012
Algerian Elections: A Turning Point?
New Atlanticist | May 1, 2012
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 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.