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GMF: Romania, Bulgaria, and the EU's Future

by Robin Shepherd
Romania and Bulgaria have entered a European Union that has stalled at a crossroads, says this commentary from the German Marshall Fund of the United States. The paper discusses the various ways the new EU members will influence policymaking in the EU.
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Bird Flu Makes Gains

by Mary Crane
The deadly H5N1 strain of the avian flu virus has now crept well into Europe—infecting birds in Greece, Bulgaria, Italy, Germany, Slovenia, Croatia, Austria, and Denmark—and now also threatens Africa. Experts are at a loss over how to best tackle what could be an imminent global pandemic.

The Russian Military

by Jonathan Masters
Military power has reemerged as an importantcomponent of Russian foreign policy, which some believe aims to reestablish Russian hegemony in the region, explains this Backgrounder.

Globalizing World Requires Transatlantic Partnership and Leadership

with Wolfgang Schaeuble, Robert M. Kimmitt
With the economic structural reforms enacted in many southern European countries now beginning to show results, German finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble joins Robert Kimmitt of the American Council of Germany to discuss the current state of the European economic recovery.

Is the Ukraine Crisis Unwinding?

by Stephen Sestanovich
Sestanovich disucsses the difficulty in coordinating energy policy between the United States and Europe as Ukrainian President Poroshenko signs natural gas agreement with the EU.
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Remarks by Ukrainian President Poroshenko to the U.S. Congress

with Petro Poroshenko
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko spoke to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on September 18, 2014. He asked for U.S. military assistance and aid in Ukraine's conflict against Russia, referencing mutual protection agreements such as Budapest Memorandums on Security Assurances, 1994 and the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement.

The President Who Ate Turkey

by Steven A. Cook
In evaluating Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's first ninety days in office, CFR's Steven Cook writes that Erdogan has become so power-hungry that he is expanding the powers of the presidency that ever before. As Erdogan makes himself indispensable to all areas of Turkish politics, the more he is rolling back democracy.