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Foreign Policy quotes Africa Center Deputy Director Bronwyn Bruton in an article about the United States secretly operating drones from bases in Somalia:

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Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center Resident Senior Fellow Anders Åslund writes for German language business weekly Capital on why the European Union should do more to help Ukraine:

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The Atlantic Council is pleased to welcome Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) on July 8 at 10:00 a.m. for the first of a series of events on “America’s Role in the World.” Senator Graham will discuss rising global security threats, including Iranian nuclear ambitions and the spread of the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIL).

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Euronews quotes Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center Assistant Director Rachel DeLevie-Orey on the United States and Cuba normalizing diplomatic relations:

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Attempting to defend Europe against a Russian ballistic missile attack would be "extremely challenging and costly," according to the State Department's top missile defense official. Frank Rose, Assistant Secretary of State, said that "the size and sophistication of Russia's strategic missile force" outweighs US and NATO defense interceptors otherwise "available to defend against such a large force." Rose's comments came at the Atlantic Council's Annual Missile Defense Conference on June 25.

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ARD German TV interviews Global Business and Economics Program Director Andrea Montanino on the short and long-term implications of the situation in Greece:
Foreign-language BBC Brasil features an op-ed written by Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center Deputy Director Jason Marczak for the San Jose Mercury News as one of five top US headlines on President Rousseff’s visit to the United States:
Italian-language Corriere della Sera interviews Global Business and Economics Program Director Andrea Montanino on the relationship between Greece and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and why the IMF will not be in a position to add financial assistance to Greece in the coming months without a clearance of the arrears:
In an open letter to President Obama, Peter Schechter, Director, and Jason Marczak, Deputy Director, of the Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center at the Atlantic Council, urge that the time is now to  seize the momentum of recent policy changes toward Cuba and fully reignite relations by pushing the current session of Congress to end the embargo. Schechter and Marczak write, “It is critical to push beyond summits, terrorism lists, and even announcements of reestablishing diplomatic relations."

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