During her statement at the NATO summit, German Chancellor Angela Merkel held Moscow responsible for the crisis of confidence. In an exclusive interview with Sputnik, OSCE Vice President Willy Wimmer said such an aggressive tone against Russia is totally inappropriate, taking into account the 75th anniversary of the Nazi Germany invasion.
Professor Joseph Samuel Nye Jr. is the former Dean of the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. He currently serves on the Harvard faculty as a University Distinguished Service Professor. Along with Robert Keohane, he founded the theory of "neo-liberalism" in international relations, and more recently coined the often-used phrases of "soft power" and "smart power''. He is one of the world's foremost intellectuals in the fields of political science, diplomacy and international relations. A 2011 TRIP survey ranked him as the sixth most influential scholar in the field of international relations in the last twenty years, and in October 2014 he was appointed by the U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry to the Foreign Affairs Policy Board.
18 Ekim 2015 Pazar günü Almanya Başbakanı Angela Merkel'in Türkiye ziyareti ve üzerinde anlaşmaya varılan AB-Türkiye Göç Eylem Planı ile yine bütün gözler hem bir geçiş ülkesi hem de misafir ülke konumunda olan Türkiye'ye çevrildi. Sosyal Araştırmalar Merkezi Koordinatörü Elif Özmenek Çarmıklı ile gerçekleştirdiğimiz mülakatta bu ziyaretin önemini ve AB-Türkiye ilişkilerinin kazandığı boyutu ele aldık.