Fri, Dec 6, 2019

Bryza joins Al Jazeera to discuss the Turkey-Libya maritime boundary agreement and tensions in the Mediterranean

In the News by Atlantic Council

Conflict Economy & Business

Thu, Aug 22, 2019

Rare opportunity opens for US LNG to reach Greece-Turkey-Ukraine gas corridor

While the mainstream media’s attention is now focused on the completion of Russia’s two gas pipeline projects—Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream—exceptional, but under-reported changes are afoot in southeast Europe that could challenge Moscow’s regional dominance and geopolitical pressure and help establish a bidirectional north-south corridor linking Greece and Turkey to Ukraine along the Trans-Balkan pipeline. […]

EnergySource by Aura Sabadus

Eastern Europe Energy & Environment

Mon, Jul 8, 2019

Greece embraces the center and continues course out of crisis

“Greece is now reinforcing the strength of the center in European politics, rather than fueling a move toward the fringes,” Atlantic Council Executive Vice President Damon Wilson said.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

Elections Greece

Tue, Jun 11, 2019

US-Greek partnership will survive new elections, US ambassador says

Ties between the United States and Greece are not at risk of weakening, regardless of the outcome of snap elections for the Greek parliament in July, Geoffrey Pyatt, the US ambassador to Greece, said at the Atlantic Council on June 11.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

Elections Greece

Mon, May 20, 2019

European elections are a win, of sorts, for Greece

Overcoming the strains with its European partners, Greece is heading to its first European elections after the crisis with its biggest parties claiming not only to be pro-European, but also to be fighting populism.

New Atlanticist by Katerina Sokou

Elections European Union

Wed, Apr 3, 2019

North Macedonia and Greece look forward to common NATO future

The two Western Balkans neighbors’ reconciliation can be a “blueprint for the Balkans — the powder keg of Europe in the past — to help resolve the other very difficult disputes that still exist," Giorgos Katrougalos says.

NATOat70 by David A. Wemer

Greece NATO

Mon, Apr 1, 2019

NATO membership for Cyprus. Yes, Cyprus.

With NATO membership built into any settlement, Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities, along with Athens and Ankara, and in partnership with all of their European partners and NATO allies, might have more confidence in striking a deal.

New Atlanticist by Damon Wilson

Greece NATO

Fri, Mar 29, 2019

North Macedonia negates NATO skeptics

The price of compromising was high — many citizens remain opposed to it — but the cost of not doing so, the government concluded, would have been infinitely higher. Radmila Šekerinska, the defense minister of North Macedonia, is unapologetic about that decision.

New Atlanticist by Teri Schultz

Greece NATO

Wed, Mar 6, 2019

Ambassador Morningstar Delivers Second Annual Prometheus Energy Lecture

Second Annual Prometheus Energy Lecture Amb. Richard MorningstarFounding Chairman, Global Energy Center, Atlantic Council Piraeus, GreeceMarch 4, 2019

Transcript by Atlantic Council


Mon, Mar 4, 2019

How to fight disinformation while preserving free speech

Tangible solutions to counter disinformation lie “in the direction of transparency and integrity, and possibly regulation around those lines,” Daniel Fried argued.

New Atlanticist by David A. Wemer

Disinformation English