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September 13, 2017

Play The German Federal Elections The German Federal Election: Will Angela Merkel Stand Her Ground?

Experts analyze the September 24 German federal election, Angela Merkel's fight to win a fourth term as chancellor, and the implications for Germany's relations with the European Union and the United…

January 5, 2017

United States
Play NationalSecurity_EC.jpg Reforming the National Security Council: What's Necessary?

Experts discuss potential reforms to the National Security Council.

May 19, 2016

Play RTR2C80K_EC.jpg 'War by Other Means: Geoeconomics and Statecraft'

Robert D. Blackwill and Jennifer M. Harris discuss War by Other Means, their new book on why the United States must strategically integrate economic and financial instruments into its foreign policy …

March 22, 2016

Europe and Eurasia
Play RTX24J4V_EC.jpg The European Idea

Experts take a look at the lessons learned from the creation and evolution of the European Union (EU). Faced with unprecedented challenges, the speakers assess how the EU and its antecedent organizat…

November 20, 2015

Play Merkel_EC.jpg Power Profile: Angela Merkel

Experts discuss the leadership style, personality, and policies of German Chancellor Angela Merkel as she navigates an escalating migration crisis and uncertainty in the eurozone.

October 28, 2015

Play RTRRZ8U_EC.jpg Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of German Unification

Experts discuss the unification of Germany and the country's evolution into one of the leaders of the European Union today.

November 4, 2014

United States
The Fall of the Berlin Wall: The Cold War’s Last Days

CFR Senior Fellow Robert D. Blackwill, Vitaly Churkin, permanent representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations, and Frank Elbe, former director of German Foreign Minister Hans-Deitri…

November 4, 2014

United States
The Fall of the Berlin Wall: the Cold War’s Last Days

CFR's Henry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations, Robert D. Blackwill, Vitaly Churkin, permanent representative of the Russian Federation to the Unit…

April 11, 2014

Globalizing World Requires Transatlantic Partnership and Leadership

With the economic structural reforms enacted in many southern European countries now beginning to show results, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble joins Robert M. Kimmitt of the American Counc…