The Center for Turkish Studies at the Middle East Institute was pleased to present the 7th Annual Conference on Turkey on Friday, September 30, 2016. The conference assembled three expert panels to discuss the impact of the coup attempt on Turkey's internal political-military dynamics as well as the country's relations with its Western allies and regional partners.
Panel 2 is entitled "U.S., Turkey, EU Relations: A Balancing Act" and features panelists:
Volkan Bozkir Member of Parliament, AKP and Former Minister of EU Affairs
Ambassador (ret.) James Jeffrey Philip Solondz Distinguished Fellow, The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Caroline Vicini Deputy Head of Delegation, Delegation of the European Union to the United States
Ambassador (ret.) Robert Pearson (Moderator)Former U.S. Ambassador to Turkey and Fellow, Middle East Institute