Alexandra de Hoop Scheffer Testifies on State of Transatlantic Relations before French Senate
In her testimony before the French Senate Committee for Foreign Affairs, Defense and Armed Forces, Alexandra de Hoop Scheffer, GMF's Paris Office director, discusses GMF's Transatlantic Trends 2012,
Alexandra de Hoop Scheffer was auditioned on October 2, 2012, by the Committee for Foreign Affairs, Defense and Armes Forces of the French Senate, about the Transatlantic Trends 2012, Barack Obama's foreign policy, the future foreign and defense challenges facing the United States in the four years to come and the state of transatlantic relations. Alexandra de Hoop Scheffer answered questions from Senators on the implications of the US strategic rebalancing towards Asia for Europe; US foreign policy in the Middle East; the place of foreign policy in the US elections campaign; NATO, smart defense and Afghanistan post-2014; and U.S. policy towards Africa and Turkey.
Read a transcript of the hearing here (in French).