Cybersecurity at the top of Obama’s agenda
On the heels of the newly-released cybersecurity framework, President Obama is expected to sign an executive order today that will encourage information sharing between the government and companies who come under cyberattack.
Read AICGS’ analysis of cybersecurity as it pertains to both German and American companies and societies, and why the two approach this twenty-first century challenge from different perspectives.
Cease-fire negotiated in Ukraine crisis
European leaders have successfully negotiated a cease-fire in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, set to begin on Sunday. German chancellor Angela Merkel has been a leading voice in the region, calling on Russia to respect Ukrainian sovereignty and evaluating options should Russia refuse to do so.