Source: CIA World Factbook Located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Turkey is uniquely situated geographically, socially, and politically. It borders eight different countries, including an economically unstable Greece, as well as Syria, a country currently engaged in a violent civil war. Turkey is not immune to upheaval. In the last year, anti-government protesters … Read More
> The Board of Directors of the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh announced today the appointment of Steven E. Sokol as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective this June. Sokol succeeds Dr. Schuyler Foerster, who led the organization for the past 13 years. In his role as President and CEO, Sokol will oversee all Council … Read More
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> As we re-open our office for the new year, we wanted to take a moment to say “thanks” for your interest in the Council and our blog, and to let you know that we’re looking forward to an exciting 2010! One of our key resolutions for this year is to continue to improve our … Read More