MEP Anders Vistisen, Vice Chair of the European Parliament Committee on Foreign Affairs
Eliyahu Hazan, Director of Foreign Affairs, Likud Party
The AJC Transatlantic Institute launched the inter-parliamentary Transatlantic Friends of Israel (TFI) group in the EU Parliament. TFI's Chair, Austrian MEP Lukas Mandl (EPP) co-hosted the kick-off event with German MEP Dietmar Köster (S&D) and TFI Vice Chair MEP Frédérique Ries (Renew Europe).The standing-room only audience of some 60 people included 25 MEPs from 13 countries. TFI is the first-ever friendship caucus specifically committed to bolstering the trilateral partnership between the U.S., Israel, and Europe.
TAI co-hosted in the European Parliament a talk on "America's Strategy for the New Middle East":
Led by France and the UK, the EU has driven the international efforts in response to the troubling situation in Lybia - a leadership role that, in...
The AJC Transatlantic Institute co-organized with MEP Anders Vistisen, 1st Vice Chair of the European Parliament's Committee on Foreign Affairs, an exchange of views in the European Parliament with Mike Doran, Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute and former Senior Director...
The year 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the diplomatic ties between Germany and Israel. Prime Minister David Ben Gurion and Chancellor Konrad Adenauer laid the foundation for the development of intense political, economic and security relations. Among Israelis, Germany...