Yezid Sayigh, Sinan Ülgen, and Frederic Wehrey discuss Turkey and the international coalition against the Islamic State.
Thomas de Waal and Jaba Devdariani discussed the geopolitical stakes in Eastern Europe, policy options for the EU’s new leaders, and Russia’s likely response.
Jan Techau, director of Carnegie Europe, discussed the top priorities on the transatlantic agenda surrounding U.S. President Barack Obama’s visit to Europe.
World leaders will gather in France November 3 and 4 for the G20 summit, where the agenda is likely to focus on stabilizing the global economy and the eurozone crisis. Carnegie hosted a media conference call with Moisés Naím and Uri Dadush on the G20's role in the global economy and the potential impact of the summit.
President Obama is scheduled to travel through Europe the week of May 23, with stops in Ireland, Britain, France, and Poland. Obama will participate in the G8 summit in Deauville, France. To preview his visit and discuss U.S.-European relations, Carnegie will hosted a media conference call with Jan Techau, director of Carnegie Europe.