Iraq Through the Lens of Bosnia and Kosovo

Mar 17, 2003
In this op-ed, East European Studies Director Martin Sletzinger takes a look at the U.S. and allied experience in the ongoing nation-building efforts in Bosnia and Kosovo to help put the costs and challenges of Iraq into realistic and sobering perspective.

Enlarging the Euro-Atlantic Space

Feb 05, 2003
In December 2002, the European Union issued inviations to eight East European nations, with full integration expected by May 2004. The East European Studies program has been following the developments and the potential implications for Euro-Atlantic relations and for U.S. foreign policy.

Point of View, by Sabina Auger

Feb 05, 2003
NATO and EU enlargement has occurred without addressing some key institutional, capability, and cultural gap questions that have been hanging over the Euro-Atlantic organizations since the fall of communism.

Wilson Center Addresses Issues of NATO and EU Enlargement

Nov 20, 2002
To address the historic changes and challenges surrounding NATO enlargement and EU expansion, the East European Studies program, together with the Stanley Foundation, has organized a two-phased project titled "Enlarging the Euro-Atlantic Space: Problems and Prospects for Northeastern and Southeastern Europe."

Croatia and Euro-Atlantic Integration

Jun 06, 2002
In this Director's Forum sponsored by the Center's East European Studies program, Prime Minister of Croatia Ivica Racan describes the current situation in Croaia, his government's recent achievements, and future goals.

Why the Balkans?

Mar 01, 2000

Looking at the Future: A Federal Republic of Yugoslavia NGO Conference

Sep 06, 1999
A Transcription of the Gradanske Inicijative Press Release issued on September 6, 1999


Experts & Staff

  • Christian F. Ostermann // Director, History and Public Policy Program; Global Europe; Cold War International History Project; North Korea Documentation Project; Nuclear Proliferation International History Project
  • Kristina N. Terzieva // Program Assistant
  • Emily R. Buss // Program Assistant