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A British soldier in field of red poppies.

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Analysis & Opinions - Atlantic Council

100 Years Later: Reflecting on the Lessons of World War I

| Nov. 11, 2018

"An abiding lesson for the United States is that we must remain committed to Europe—to our democratic allies in NATO as well as to our strategic partnership with the European Union," writes Professor Nicholas Burns, Faculty Chair of the Belfer Center's Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship, in his reflection on the 100 years since the end of the First World War on November 11, 1918.

US and Iranian flags

AFP

Analysis & Opinions - The New York Times

U.S. Reimposes Sanctions on Iran but Undercuts the Pain With Waivers

    Author:
  • Gardiner Harris
| Nov. 02, 2018

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration announced on Friday that it was exempting eight countries from bruising sanctions that the United States was reimposing against Iran, undercutting its pledge to economically punish Tehran’s regional aggressions while widening a profound rift with European allies.

Ambassador Vale de Almeida and Professor Nicholas Burns

Benn Craig

Analysis & Opinions

Conversations in Diplomacy: Ambassador Vale de Almeida

| Oct. 16, 2018

In this installment of “Conversations in Diplomacy," the Future of Diplomacy Project's Faculty Chair Nicholas Burns is joined by Ambassador Vale de Almeida, the Permanent Representative of the E.U. to the U.N., for a conversation on how to protect the liberal rules based order and the strength of the US-European partnership.