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International Law and Human Rights
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Why are the #MahsaAmini protests in Iran different this time?
 Pipes at the landfall facilities of the Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline
 Pipes at the landfall facilities of the Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline  Pipes at the landfall facilities of the Nord Stream 1 gas pipeline
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Energy
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RESEARCH Public Opinion Survey
The public also remains concerned about the potential for a global economic downtown, Council polling shows.

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The German Chancellery building at night
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Ambassador of Germany to the US Emily Haber explained how Germany could confront the foreign policy challenges it faces amid Brexit, a rising China, and an increasingly assertive Russia.

Centennial Celebration

We celebrated the Council's centennial anniversary on March 10, honoring President Barack Obama and cellist Yo-Yo Ma for their extraordinary contributions toward a more open and promising world for all. Together with journalist Carol Marin, they reflected on the Council's first one hundred years, examined the global challenges of today, and shared their hopes for the future.
L to R: Carol Marin, President Obama, and Cellist Yo-Yo Ma sit on the Council stage with the 100 logo behind them.
Elizabeth Shackelford speaks on BBC
Elizabeth Shackelford speaks on BBC
Defense and Security
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"It's a clear sign that he's feeling that his back is up against a wall," Elizabeth Shackelford says of Russian President Vladimir Putin's partial military mobilization.

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