The Council was hosted Ambassador Ronald Neumann for this virtual Roundtable event. A career member of the Senior Foreign Service, Ambassador Neumann is the President of the American Academy of Diplomacy. He served previously as Ambassador to Algeria (1994-1997), Bahrain (2001-2004), and Afghanistan (2005-2007). By exploring the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, Ambassador Neumann highlighted the importance of lessons learned in foreign policy.Watch
American Ambassadors Review is the foreign affairs print publication of the Council of American Ambassadors. Published twice a year, the Review features reports and articles written by former and sitting Ambassadors, members of the Administration and Congress, and other eminent policy practitioners and scholars.Read
Former U.S. Ambassador to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe and former Governor of Virginia, James Gilmore, joined American Ambassadors Live! Podcast host Ambassador Jim Rosapepe to discuss the ongoing situation in Ukraine and Russia's activities in the region.