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    Challenges and Prospects in Iraq

    Dr. Fuad Hussein and Minister Falah Bakir talked about the political and security situation in Iraq after the March elections. They will also talked about relations with Turkey…

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    Atlantic Council Annual Awards Dinner

    The Atlantic Council presented awards in different categories at their annual dinner. Award recipients included Prince Harry of Great Britian for his humanitarian work, Secretary…

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    Senator John McCain on Ukraine

    Senator John McCain (R-AZ) talked about political unrest in Ukraine and his recent visit to the country. Protests in that country began on November 21, 2013, in response to the Ukrainian…

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    Global Improvised Explosive Device Threat

    Lieutenant General Michael Barbero talked about combating the enduring global threat of improvised explosive devices (IEDs). He provided an overview of the Defense Department’s Joint…

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    Future of the Marine Corps

    Marine Corps Commandant General James Amos spoke about the new strategic defense guidance put forth by President Obama earlier in 2012. Bary Pavel moderated the discussion and questions…

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    Russian Intervention in Ukraine

    Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk talked about Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, the referendum in Crimea, and the transatlantic community’s response. Speaking at…

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    Virtual Currency

    Panelists talked about the impact of Bitcoin and other virtual currencies on the future of financial and political systems. Bitcoin is a decentralized Internet-based system for…

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    Prospects for Political Settlement in Syria

    Igor Ivanov, George Robertson, and Frederic C. Hof talked about the Syrian civil war, the use of chemical weapons, and the prospects for political settlement in the conflict.

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    Atlantic Council Awards Dinner

    The 2009 Atlantic Council awards dinner commemorated the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Former President George H.W. Bush and former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl…

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    Conflict in Mali

    Panelists talked about the conflict in Mali and stability in the greater Sahel region, the transition area of Africa between the Sahara Desert in the north and the savanna zone to its…

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    International Law and Cyber Warfare

    Panelists talked about the origin and process of developing the Tallinn Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Warfare. Commissioned in 2009 by the NATO Cooperative Cyber…

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    Future of Afghanistan

    Former ambassadors and defense policy leaders talked about the political, economic, social, and security transitions facing Afghanistan. Mr. Dobbin said that the Afghan government…

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    Atlantic Council on South Asia Instability

    Panelists talked about a recent report on stability in South Asia, as well as warming relations with Iran and the impact on Afghanistan and other regional nations.

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    U.S.-Pakistan Relations

    Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf talked about U.S. foreign policy toward Central Asia. Among the issues he focused on were U.S. support for Hamid Karzai’s government…

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    U.S. Policy Toward Iran

    Analysts talked about a new report examining the Iran’s relations with the U.S. and Middle East neighbors, its nuclear program and the impact of sanctions, as well as Iran’s…

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    U.S. Role in the Middle East

    Former Israeli Ambassador to the U.S. Michael Oren addressed the Atlantic Council to discuss the future of the Middle East. He talked about what a “post-Middle East…

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    Middle East Unrest and the U.S.

    Former Secretary of State Colin Powell and former NATO General-Secretary Javier Solana discussed the Middle East upheaval since Spring 2011 and the role of U.S. and Europe.

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    Ivo Daalder on the Future of NATO

    Ivo Daalder, former US ambassador to NATO, talked about the future of NATO at the Atlantic Council’s conference on the alliance’s deterrence capabilities. He also discussed…

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    Human Rights and Internet Access in Iran

    Dutch politician Marietje Schaake Marietje Schaake was interviewed by Barbara Slavin about her visit to Iran as a member of the European Parliament. She said Iranians feel the West…

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    Greek Elections and European Debt Crisis

    Panelists talked about the Greek election results and its potential effects on the European debt crisis. They focused on the causes of the crisis and the prevention of future…

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