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South Asia is currently witnessing the “largest democratic event in the world” with 7 million, or 60% of registered voters, visiting the polls in Afghanistan last weekend, and the first wave of 815 million registered voters begin to vote this week in India’s five week parliamentary elections. South Asia Center Director Shuja Nawaz and Senior Fellow Mohan Guruswamy reported on the region’s momentous events from New Delhi, with Deputy Director Bharath Gopalaswamy reporting from Bangalore.

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Remarks of General James L. Jones
Energy Security in the Ukraine Crisis
Embassy of Poland/Atlantic Council
March 31, 2014

Thank you, Pawel, for that kind introduction and for your leadership in bringing top executives of the Polish energy industry to Washington at such an important moment.

Welcome everyone, particularly to our friends who have traveled far to join us today. I’m especially honored to extend a warm welcome to our distinguished colleagues from the Polish government who have made this trip to Washington at a very important time: Under Secretary of State Kacperzyk from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Under Secretary of State from the Ministry of Economy Antoniszyn-Klik; and Under Secretary of State of Treasury Tomborski.

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Global Business and Economics Program Senior Fellow Megan Greene writes in the Sunday Business Post on how the European Central Bank will tackle low inflation:

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Stephen Keil, intern for the Dinu Patriciu Eurasia Center, writes for Natural Gas Europe on Carlos Pascual's April 3 remarks at the Atlantic Council:

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Forbes named Jason Healey, director of the Cyber Statecraft Initiative, to their list of "Twenty Cyber Policy Experts to Follow on Twitter":

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South Asia Center Director is quoted by RIA Novosti on the role demographics have played in Afghanistan's transition to democracy:

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Brent Scowcroft Center Resident Fellow Erik Brattberg is quoted by OZY on Jens Stoltenberg, NATO's new secretary general:

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NATOSource Director and Brent Scowcroft Center Senior Fellow Jorge Benitez is quoted by the Washington Times on the Obama administration's response to the crisis in Ukraine:

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Voice of America quotes Africa Center Director J. Peter Pham on reports that units within Nigeria's army have been colluding with terrorist group Boko Haram:

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Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center Associate Director Natalie Alhonte writes in the Huffington Post on how social media is reshaping politics in Latin America:

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