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The American Council on Germany has marked its 60th anniversary this year by convening a reunion of American-German Young Leader alumni and hosting a special discussion with Vice-Chancellor Philipp Roesler.
On Wednesday, June 19, 2013, ACG President William M. Drozdiak was interviewed by Ros Atkins for "Global" on BBC World News.
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ACG President William M. Drozdiak had the opportunity to speak at Aspen Institute Italia’s conference on “Pivot to Europe: Options for a New Atlantic Century”, which took place in Venice from October 4 to 5, 2013.
Recent revelations that the National Security Agency may have tapped Chancellor Angela Merkel's cell phone since 2002 have provoked a major scandal that some commentators call the worst crisis in German-American relations in decades.
More than two months after the national elections, Germany's three major parties finally concluded an agreement before dawn on November 27 to form a grand governing coalition for the next four years.
The new year did not begin on an auspicious note for Angela Merkel. Nonetheless, she seems invigorated by the prospect of governing for the next four years at the helm of a grand coalition linking her Christian Democratic party with the SPD.