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.
President Bill Clinton offered a personal tribute via video to President George H.W. Bush at the Atlantic Council's 2009 annual Awards Dinner. President Bush and former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl were honored with Distinguished International Leadership Award in recognition of their historic roles in bringing about the peaceful end of the Cold War and German reunification. The dinner commemorated the 20th anniversary year of the fall of the Berlin Wall and the 60th anniversary of NATO. Here are the President's remarks.
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.