The United States and China: Does Europe Have to Pick a Side?
- Dr. Mathias Döpfner, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Axel Springer SE
- The Honorable Sylvie Goulard, Second Deputy Governor of the Banque de France and Former French Minister of the Armed Forces
- Julianne Smith, Senior Advisor to the President and Director of the Asia and Geopolitics Programs at German Marshall Fund of the United States
Europe finds itself increasingly in the crossfire between the United States and China. The coronavirus pandemic has brought the simmering conflict between the two great powers into the open. Will Europe have to decouple from China or can it manage relations with its traditional ally the U.S. and its economic partner China? The Honorable Sylvie Goulard and Dr. Mathias Döpfner will share their perspectives with GMF’s Julie Smith on this timely and crucial debate.
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