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Transatlantic Relations Program Nonresident Senior Fellow Adrian Karatnycky writes for the New Republic on President Obama's comments that what happens in Ukraine does not pose a direct threat to the United States:

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On September 10, the Atlantic Council's Young Atlanticist Program hosted the first of a series of Arctic events developed by the ELEEP Network's Arctic Climate Change Emerging Leaders (ACCEL) Fellows. Examining the role art plays in communicating the science of climate change to the public, artists Diane Burko and Mia Feuer presented their Arctic inspired artwork, and discussed their experiences traveling to the Arctic.

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Alliance's Commander Says New Force Will Include US Troops


NATO has begun shaping the strengthened presence in Eastern Europe that the Alliance’s leaders approved ten days ago at their summit conference in Wales, its military commander, US Air Force General Philip Breedlove, said. US troops will be part of the new rapid-response force to be formed with a continuous presence in NATO’s east, alongside soldiers from “several other very, very capable nations” that have volunteered forces, said Breedlove in a speech at the Atlantic Council.

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South Asia Center Nonresident Fellow Rajan Menon writes for the National Interest on why an effective US strategy is missing for combating the threat of the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham:

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Transatlantic Relations Program Assistant Director Sarah Bedenbaugh writes for US News and World Report on the upcoming referendum on Scottish independence: 

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Rafik Hariri Center Nonresident Fellow Ramzy Mardini joins NPR All Things Considered to discuss why overstating the threat of the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham could draw the United States into a foreign policy disaster: 
South Asia Center Nonresident Senior Fellow Barbara Slavin writes for Al-Monitor on US diplomatic efforts for combating the threat of the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham: 

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Strategic Foresight Initiative Director Mathew Burrows joins Federal News Radio to discuss his new book, Future Declassified: Megatrends that will Undo the World Unless We Take Action
Defense One quotes VP and Scowcroft Center Director Barry Pavel on whether President Obama should seek presidential authorization for combating the threat of the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham:

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Brent Scowcroft Center Resident Senior Fellow for Middle East Security Bilal Y. Saab joins Foreign Affairs Live for a panel on the "New Middle East": 

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