French Chief of Defense General Jean-Louis Georgelin joined the Atlantic Council for a discussion on France's normalization of relations with NATO. It was the first major speech in the U.S. by a senior French official on NATO since France's reintegration into the alliance's integrated military command.
Deutsche Bank CEO Dr. Josef Ackermann visited the Atlantic Council for a frank discussion about the global economic crisis.
On Wednesday, February 25, Senator John Kerry and former Senator and Atlantic Council Chairman Chuck Hagel unveiled Needed: A Comprehensive U.S. Policy Towards Pakistan, the report of the Atlantic Council's Pakistan Task Force, at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee room. Kerry and Hagel both served as co-chairs of the Task Force.