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Discussion Of US/Europe-Russia Relations, New Tools For Struggle For Democracy

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I will receive the Ion Ratiu Democracy Award this Thursday and participate in a workshop/round-table discussion at Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The discussions will be dedicated to US and European relations with Russia and to the Russian pro-democracy movement and how it was changed by new technologies. If it sounds interesting and you are in Washington, please feel free to come by!

The first panel, After the “Reset:” US and European Approaches to Russia, will start at 2 pm. Michael McFaul, Senior Director for Russia and Eurasian Affairs at the National Security Council, Kurt Volker, managing director of Center for Transatlantic Relations, SAIS, and former US Ambassador to NATO, and Angela Stent, director of Center for Eurasian, Russian & East European Studies at Georgetown University will discuss the issue.

At the second panel, Democracy: New Tools for the Struggle (starts at 4 pm), I will discuss how new technologies and new approaches are changing the Russian pro-democracy movement. Daniel B. Baer, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor, Robert Guerra, project director for Internet Freedom at Freedom House, and Saad Eddin Ibrahim, prominent Egyptian democracy activist, will share their comments.

Written by Oleg Kozlovsky

November 29, 2010 at 19:15

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  1. Cool page. When will I get the rest info?

    Bella Smith
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    Bella Smith

    December 2, 2010 at 22:26

  2. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/11/world/europe/11impunity.html?hp

    Sad news, but the NEW YORK TIMES is doing a great job with this series of articles.

    sam ogilvie

    December 11, 2010 at 06:48

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