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- Nikolaos Zahariadis Professor of government and director of international studies at the University of Alabama at Birmingham
- Anthony Smallwood Counselor, Head of Press & Public Diplomacy/Spokesperson for the Delegation of the European Union to the United States of America.
- Kemal Dervis Vice President and Director, Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution. He is the former head of the U.N. Development Program and former Turkish Economic Affairs Minister.
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