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IA Forum Interview: Dr. Hall Gardner
International Affairs Forum talks about NATO, transatlantic relations, and security issues with Dr. Hall Gardner, Professor and Chair, International Affairs Department, American University of Paris. A... Read More...


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Russia: OSCE Faces Crisis Over Budget And Values With Moscow
Russia has long complained about the role played by official Western political and human rights advisers in former Soviet nations. But Moscow's intensifying dispute with the OSCE now is coming to a he... Read More...


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The Orthodox Are Coming
The Orthodox are becoming increasingly important players in the EU. The article about the compatability of Orthodoxy with Western cultural values and democracy, capitalist economic development and gl... Read More...


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US seeks action against Iran
THE US called on the international community today to consider possible actions against Iran following its reluctance in talks with the European Union to drop its sensitive nuclear activities. (Austra... Read More...


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Making Democracies Work: Social Capital and Civic Engagement in 47 Societies
The study establishes predictable patterns in the distribution of social capital around the world, and long-standing cultural traditions and historical legacies can help to explain the contrasts found... Read More...


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Shifting Atlantic Alliance
Discussion of the common interests held by the Atlantic partners in view of President Bush's visit to Europe. By Josef Joffe. (The Washington Post, 2/14/2005) Read More...


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Shifting Atlantic Alliance
The writer says that with the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991, the US and Europe began to believe they didn't need each other any longer. By Josef Joffe. (Washington Post, 2/14/2005) Read More...


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EU-US Relations
Speech by Dr. Benita Ferrero-Waldner, EU Commissioner for External Relations and European Neighborhood Policy. (CSIS, 1/13/2005) Read More...


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U.S. brushes off German NATO plan
A German proposal to reform the North Atlantic Treaty Organization by establishing a trans-Atlantic forum to agree strategies was brushed aside by U.S. officials and rejected by the organization at a ... Read More...


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Apparent Gas Leak Kills Georgian Premier
Georgian Prime Minister Zurab Zhvania, who helped lead the revolution that toppled the corruption-tainted regime of Eduard Shevardnadze, was killed Thursday by what officials said apparently was gas f... Read More...


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Analysts, Politicians Comment on Georgian Politics after Zhvania’s Death
Observers say that the death of Prime Minister Zurab Zhvania, who was one of the major architects of the country's policy, will trigger shifts in the Georgian political life. The article about the po... Read More...


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Read My Ears
Friedman writes that when President Bush visits Europe next month, he should give no speeches but instead just listen to Europeans as a sign of respect. By Thomas L. Friedman. (New York Times, 1/27/2... Read More...


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An American in Paris
Friedman writes that on the eve of George Bush's second inauguration, Europeans are in shock that the president was actually re-elected, and that no political entity there mirrors the extremely conser... Read More...


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CHANGES IN THE CIS: WHAT TO EXPECT IN 2005
Ukraine’s Orange Revolution, Georgia's Rose Revolution, the European Union’s decision to begin membership negotiations with Turkey... The importance of these events and their far-reaching effect on CI... Read More...


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With US Help, Georgia Gets Its Cake And Eats It, Too
Georgia has made no secret of its desire to get on the fast track towards NATO membership. And Washington seems ready to take steps to hasten the departure of Russian troops and thus to ease Georgia'... Read More...


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How to Approach Iran
Madeleine Albright and seven former foreign ministers propose a course for Europe and the US in dealing with Iran. By Madeleine Albright, et al. (Washington Post, 12/13/2004) Read More...


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The Fiction of Harmonized Standards
The idea of harmonized safety standards for all asylum seekers in EU member states is fiction. The article about the immigration problems of the Union. By Martin Rozumek (Transitions on Line, Dec 8,... Read More...


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EU Weighs Tougher Conditions for Talk with Turkey
The draft proposed by the Dutch government, which will chair a Dec. 16-17 summit to decide on Turkey's eligibility of EU membership is a tough one. With a predominantly Muslim population of 70 millio... Read More...


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Ukraine's PM declared winner of elections
A popular protest against the re-elected Prime Minister of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych, who is accused of election fraud. A full investigation surrounding the democratic process of the election has be... Read More...


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Bush and the rest of the world
President Bush's victory is almost incomprehensible in Europe and Latin America. Why? Carlos Alberto Montaner explains. (Firmas Press, 11/09/2004) Read More...


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Zapatero caves to bad element
Does Zapatero's government have a profoundly pacifist vocation? It doesn't seem so. By Carlos Alberto Montaner (Firmas Press, 10/13/2004) Read More...


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US Capitalism Recreates Europe's Mistakes
Author writes that some of the greatest long-term damage done by the Bush administration to the unity of the west has come from US domestic policies. By Anatol Lieven. (Financial Times, 9/15/2004) Read More...


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A Forward-Looking Partnership
The recent U.S. experiment in unilateralism has shown the limitations of "coalitions of the willing." Washington should reaffirm its commitment to the Atlantic alliance and act with others when it can... Read More...


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Transatlantic Trends 2004
Transatlantic Trends 2004 is a public opinion survey undertaken annually to better understand American and European attitudes about a number of important foreign policy concerns. (German Marshall Fund... Read More...


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Kosovo Peacekeepers Try to Rebuild Reputation
Force hopes major improvements in training and intelligence will ensure violence on scale of the March riots never reoccurs. (IWPR, 9/10/2004) Read More...


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Job Seekers from New EU States Hit Barriers
Xenophobic European governments are blocking job seekers from the new EU member states, according to a new report to be published next week. (Scotsman, 09/10/2004) Read More...


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News Analysis: EU's rich vs. newest members
When eight poor countries of Central and Eastern Europe joined the grand European project this year, they believed it would give them a chance to overcome the crippling horrors of their communist past... Read More...


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Neutrality, Common Foreign and Security Policy, and The Fourth Pillar of the European Union
Paper that discusses some of the obstacles facing the EU's development of a Common Foreign and Security Policy. By Karen Petersen, Vanderbilt University. (8/15/2004) Read More...


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Dimensions of European Civilization: Past, Present, Future
Speech given by Dr. Vaira Vike-Freiberga, President of Latvia. (Hellenic Centre for European Studies, 3/27/2002 Note: accessed through Articles-Publications on site) Read More...


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We need to redefine the West
Interview with Bronislaw Geremek. In order to break out of the present crisis in Euro–American relations, Geremek says, we need to redefine the West as a system of diverse political arrangements unite... Read More...


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