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Steve Szabo on C-Span


On Friday, June 6, 2014, Stephen Szabo appeared on C-Span to talk about President Obama’s four-day trip to Europe. Topics included U.S. foreign policy, efforts to engage Russian President Vladimir Putin, and the G-7 summit in Brussels, Belgium.

European business community concerned over new Russian sanctions


Leaders from the Group of Seven have agreed to quickly impose more sanctions against Russia in response to the crisis in Ukraine. How will these measures affect Russia’s business partners in the West? Alison Stewart speaks with Stephen Szabo at the Transatlantic Academy about the significant economic ties between Europe and Russia

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Christina Lin Gives Venture Magazine Interview


On April 3, 2014 TA Fellow Christina Lin was featured in an interview with Jordan's Venture magazine. the full article can be viewed here.

Steve Szabo appears on Al Jazeera program EMPIRE


Transatlantic Academy Executive Director Steve Szabo appeared in the latest episode of Empire on Al Jazeera English entitled "Towards a post post-Cold War era". The entire segment can be viewed here. For more information on this, or other episodes, please visit the Al Jazeera website.

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German influence on Russia could be key in Ukraine dispute


After a week of occupation, Russia appears to be on the verge of annexing Crimea. While the West proposes sanctions on Russia, it seems Germany could be in a unique position to help resolve the dispute. Hari Sreenivasan of PBS Newshour, speaks with the Executive Director at the Transatlantic Academy, Steve Szabo, about the strong relationship and close economic ties between Germany and Russia.

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Steve Szabo in the New York Times


On March 3, 2014, TA executive director Steve Szabo was featured on the NYTimes opinion page Room for Debate to discuss Russia's future in the G8.

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Christina Lin in Turkish Weekly


On February 22, 2014 TA Senior Fellow Christina Lin was featured in an interview with Turkish Weekly.

"USAK held an interview with Dr. Christina Lin, a Senior Fellow at the Transatlantic Academy at the German Marshall Fund. Dr. Lin explained the reasons behind China’s increasing role in the Eastern Mediterranean."

Bartlomiej Nowak quoted on the cover of Kishore Mahbubani’s “The Great Convergence”


TA Fellow Bartlomiej Nowak was quoted on the cover of the Polish edition of Kishore Mahbubani’s latest book “The Great Convergence”. Dr. Nowak wrote in his testimonial: "The West is affected by pessimism. Mahbubani argues that the world is much better place than we used to think. It’s a triumph of globalization underpinned by rationality of human thinking.

The Future of the Liberal World Order: Panel Discussion at LSE


On January 23, 2014 The Transatlantic Academy hosted a panel discussion at the London School Of Economics in London, UK, on the Future of the Liberal World Order. The panel featured TA Senior Fellows Charles Kupchan and Trine Flockhart, Professor Barry Buzan from the LSE, and Professor John Ikenberry from Princeton University. LSE Professor Peter Turbowitz chaired the panel.

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Christina Lin Talks Jordan-China Relations with Al Jazeera


On December 4, 2013, Al Jazeera published an article featuring comments by TA Fellow Chirsitina Lin.

"Dr Christina Lin, a senior fellow at the German Marshall Fund's Transatlantic Academy, said China's interest in Jordan's energy sector is "profit-driven" at the moment. But, she added in an email, soft power in the form of "economic carrots... over time translates into political influence"."