Interviews Archive

Interview with Lauri Lepik

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In this interview, Stefano Matonte talks with Lauri Lepik, Estonian Permanent Representative to NATO, about Estonian security, NATO, cyber defence, the Very High Readiness Joint Task Force, Ukraine and Russia.

Interview with Jorge Domecq

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In this interview, Daniel Fiott talks with Jorge Domecq, Chief Executive of the European Defence Agency, about European defence cooperation, CSDP-related research, innovative sources of finance for defence and the United States’ Defense Innovation Initiative.

Interview with Takehiro Kano

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In this interview, Luis Simón discusses Japan’s growing relations with Europeans – especially France and the United Kingdom – with Takehiro Kano from the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Interview with Zack Cooper

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In this interview, Luis Simón discusses the United States’ responses to Indo-Pacific geopolitical changes; the changing American global military presence; and European interests in the Indian Ocean region with Zack Cooper of the Centre for Strategic and International Studies.