In the wake of Russian aggression in Ukraine, the topic of European security and NATO expansion post-Cold War is being discussed with renewed urgency. During a recent special event at the Wilson Center, the issue was explored by an impressive panel that featured keynote remarks from US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel. That’s the focus of this edition of REWIND.


Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz, Former Prime Minister of Poland
Sharyl Cross, Wilson Global Fellow, Distinguished Professor and Director of the Kozmetsky Center, St. Edward's University
Chuck Hagel, U.S. Secretary of Defense
Jane Harman, Director, President and CEO, Wilson Center
Wolfgang Ischinger, Wilson Distinguished Scholar, Chairman of Munich Security Conference, Former Deputy Foreign Minister of Germany, Former German Ambassador to the United States
Andrey Kozyrev, Former Foreign Minister of Russia
Jamie Shea, Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges, NATO


Margaret Warner, Chief Foreign Correspondent, PBS Newshour