05
April 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | A New Era for Europe? A Conversation with Reinhard Bütikofer

Virtual Event | A New Era for Europe? A Conversation with Reinhard Bütikofer

Past Event
Online Only
April 05, 2022
Flags representing the EU, Ukraine, and Germany fly in front of the Reichstag in Berlin, Germany, during a special session of the Bundestag. (Getty Images)
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Flags representing the EU, Ukraine, and Germany fly in front of the Reichstag in Berlin, Germany, during a special session of the Bundestag. (Getty Images)
05
April 2022
Past Event

1201 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Suite 400
Washington, DC 20004

Speakers:
Reinhard Bütikofer

German Member of the European Parliament and Vice-Chair of the European Greens/Free Alliance Party

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Kenneth R. Weinstein

Japan Chair

This event will premiere on this page at 12:00 p.m. EDT, Tuesday, April 5. Register for the event here

Please join Hudson Institute in welcoming Reinhard Bütikofer, German Member of the European Parliament and Vice-Chair of the European Greens/Free Alliance Party, for a discussion on Europe’s emerging foreign and defense policy in the aftermath of Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.

Mr. Bütikofer, who chairs the European Parliamentary Delegation for Relations with China, is a longtime critic of Germany’s Ostpolitik and a noted champion of human rights, and was sanctioned by the Chinese Communist Party in 2021 in part for his passionate defense of the Uyghurs. He will be joined in conversation by Hudson Walter P. Stern Distinguished Fellow Ken Weinstein.

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