Deutsches Haus at New York University will present a trans-Atlantic panel conversation entitled “The Crimea Conflict” at 8 a.m. on Monday, April 7, featuring former office holders Bill Delahunt of Massachusetts, Gil Gutknecht of Minnesota, Harold Leibrecht of Baden-Württenberg, and Hans-Ulrich Klose of Hamburg.

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At this event – free and open to the public – the panelists will discuss the current conflict over Crimea between Russia and the Ukraine, and examine the questions of whether Europe needs to develop a new strategy towards Russia. What role might Germany play in this context? The discussion will be moderated by Professor Christiane Lemke, the Max Weber Chair in German and European Studies at NYU. A light breakfast will be served.

Please let Deutsches Haus know that you wish to attend this event by sending an email to The program is made possible by a joint partnership of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany and the U.S. Association of Former Members of Congress.

Deutches Haus is located at 42 Washington Mews, New York, N.Y., just off University Place. For information, call 212.998.8660.

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