• Estonia joins the Three Seas Initiative Fund

    By Policy Intern Kay Minkiewicz In 2019, the Three Seas Initiative Fund (3SIF) was created to finance infrastructure projects in Central and Eastern Europe between the Baltic, Black and Adriatic seas. The fund aims to develop three sectors in the region: transport, energy and digital infrastructure. Through this development, the fund aims to offset the

  • US Secretary of State Announces Up to $1 Billion Commitment to Three Seas Initiative : American Leadership in Action

    AMERICAN LEADERSHIP IN ACTION How will this billion investment affect Eastern and Central European integration, energy security, relations with the United States and Kremlin, and potential foreign investment? On February 15, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the United States’ commitment to the Three Seas Initiative (3SI) by pledging $1 billion in American tax

  • U.S. Congress to Support Three Seas Initiative

    by Julia Benbenek How would the bipartisan resolution introduced by Representatives Kaptur and Kinzinger affect the 3SI? On October 31, 2019, Representatives Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) and Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) along with thirteen cosponsors introduced a bipartisan resolution in support of the Three Seas Initiative (3SI). The 3SI is a strategic partnership between 12 Central and

  • Ukraine Expresses Interest in Joining the Three Seas Initiative

    by Julia Benbenek How would joining the 3SI benefit Ukraine? The Three Seas Initiative (3SI) was launched in 2015 by Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Katarovic and Polish President Andrzej Duda. The project aims to facilitate interconnectivity on energy, infrastructure, and digitalization projects in Eastern and Central Europe. It is a follow-on of the 2014 “North South


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    PAC Interns were asked to compare and contrast two positions on US troop withdrawal from Germany, one of Dr. Łucja Świątkowska-Cannon and one of Mr. Ian Brzeziński. Interns’ positions expressed in these essays are their own opinions and do not reflect PAC’s official positions. Emma Barska Marta Cichocka Kamila Magiera Nicole Rybak Alexander Tantum

  • CEPA Highlight the Eastern Flank and the Challenges Posed by the Kremlin

    What is the response needed from NATO in order to keep the Eastern Flank stable from the Kremlin’s efforts and aggressions? by PAC Intern Kamila Magiera On May 26th, Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA), an institute for the studies of Central-East Europe and Russia, hosted a virtual event titled, “One Flank, One Threat, One

  • David Brydan of the Historical Association Highlights Global Impacts of the Cold War

    How did the Cold War effects stretch beyond Europe and how is it still felt today? by PAC Intern Kamila Magiera On April 23, The Historical Association hosted a webinar, titled “The Global Cold War”, to shed light on the years after the partial collapse of the Soviet Union by studying the relationship between the

  • US-Poland Exercise Allied Spirit to Take Place in June

    How will modified DEFENDER-Europe 20 exercises proceed amidst the COVID-19 pandemic? by PAC Intern Julia Benbenek DEFENDER-Europe 20 was meant to be a series of US-led multinational exercises with NATO forces. 29,000 US soldiers from the US and European stations were to participate on training grounds in 10 European countries including Germany, Poland, and other


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  • Reminder to all PAC National Directors

    Reminder to PAC National Directors: Please remember to comply with Treasurer Micheline Jaminska’s request that you pay your National Director Fund dues for 2020 before August 10, 2020. Those who do not pay for their dues will not be eligible to participate in important corporate governance matters that may be on the agenda for the

  • The text of H. Res. 986: Commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Katyn Massacre.

    116th CONGRESS 2d Session H. RES. 986 IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES May 28, 2020 Mr. Lipinski (for himself, Mrs. Walorski, Ms. Kaptur, Mr. Smith of New Jersey, and Mr. Tonko) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs RESOLUTION Commemorating the 80th anniversary of the Katyn Massacre. Whereas, on August 23, 1939, Nazi Germany and

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