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Yugoslavia Then and Now

Feb 01, 2007
Recent conferences held at the Center examined the legacy of U.S. intelligence on Yugoslavia during the Cold War and the current situation in Kosovo and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Remember the Balkans

Feb 01, 2007
Lost in the current preoccupation with Iraq is that two long-festering ethnic and political crises remain unresolved in the Balkans: Bosnia and the one-time Serbian province of Kosovo.

The Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture at the Woodrow Wilson Center

Nov 30, 2006
The Ion Ratiu Lecture is pleased to announce that the 2007 recipient of the Ion Ratiu Democracy Lecture and Award is Professor Anatoli Mikhailov. Professor Mikhailov is one of the leading personalities fighting for democracy in Belarus.

Can Bosnia-Herzegovina Survive without the OHR?

Oct 20, 2006
The announced closure of the Office of the High Representative in Bosnia has led to stasis in the adoption of reform and an unraveling of previous agreements. Without a change in the current policy of international withdrawal from Bosnia, ethnic tensions could again swell, causing unrest in the region.

Wilson Center Announces Southeast Europe Project Board of Advisors

Sep 18, 2006
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars announced today the appointment of the seven-member board of advisors of the Southeast Europe Project.

Euro-Islam: The Dynamics of Effective Integration

Sep 12, 2006
This Wilson Center conference explores the diplomatic, cultural, and security ramifications of this newly-emergent issue through the twin prisms of social ideology and political theology, using country-specific case studies of Muslim populations in European states, assessing future trends, opportunities, and dangers, with an overarching emphasis on U.S. policy options.

Conference: Greek-Turkish-US Cross Investing Partnership Opportunities

Mar 31, 2006
Did you know that the relations between Turkey and Greece have been redefined over the last few years and partnership activities are on the rise? No? Then continue reading on. Greek-Turkish trade has quadrupled in five years and now stands at 1.75 billion USD annually. Organized by the Columbia Business School Alumni Club of New York, the International Chamber of Commerce - Hellas and Turkey's Foreign Economic Relations Board (DEIK).

Cyprus backs Turkey's EU bid

Jun 13, 2005
By Stefan NicolaUNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL

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Experts & Staff

  • Christian F. Ostermann // Director, History and Public Policy Program; Global Europe; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
  • Emily R. Buss // Program Assistant