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Foto: Jürgen Hardt beim MAC Bonn

Der Kompromiss-Gestaltungswerkzeug in Zeiten der Krise

| MAC Library | Brexit EU Russia Transatlantic Relations | by Anno Hellenbroich

Anfang Februar wurden Mitglieder und Gäste des Mid-Atlantic Clubs Bonn Zeugen eines spannenden Einblicks in die politischen Herausforderungen, denen sich unser Land aktuell gegenübersieht. Jürgen Hardt, MdB,...

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Canada takes on US foreign affairs role

| Features | Global Challenges Global Security Trade Relations Transatlantic Relations

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister, Chrystia Freeland, delivered this speech in the House of Commons on June 6 2017.

"Mr. Speaker, here is a question: Is Canada an essential country, at this time in the life of our...

40 years of MAC Bonn celebrated: Redefining transatlantic relations

| Features | EU Global Challenges Transatlantic Relations Trade Relations Brexit | by Elisabeth Hellenbroich

“Vision–Courage–Commitment 1977–2017” was the title of a “historical” event that took place on June 24th in the old Town Hall of Bonn. The event was hosted by the Mid Atlantic Club Bonn in cooperation with the city of...

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The Secret Services: The German Federal Intelligence Service Today

| Features | European Security Global Security Transatlantic Relations Russia | by Anno Hellenbroich

It was some coincidence that on the same day that a presentation at the Mid-Atlantic Club Bonn about the subject "Reform of the Bundesnachrichtendienst" (BND – Federal Intelligence Service) was taking place, serious...

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Abschied und Dank für Dr. Peter Corterier

| Features | Transatlantic Relations | by Friedhelm Krüger-Sprengel

Peter Corterier war ein entscheidendes Gründungsmitglied des Mid-Atlantik Club Bonn. Anfang der 70-ger Jahre , dem Beginn der neuen Ostpolitik, erhielt der Unterzeichner in Washington und aus London Hinweise auf das...

A World Out of Balance: A transatlantic perspective

| Luncheons | EU Transatlantic Relations European Security Global Security | by Elisabeth Hellenbroich

At the traditional annual summer lunch of the Bonn “Mid Atlantic Club” a debate took place which seems to confirm the actuality of the remarks which were recently made by Ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger (Chairman of the...