“COUNTER-TERRORISM STRATEGIES: PERSPECTIVES & CHALLENGES”

Brussels, June 12 2015
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INTRODUCTORY REMARKS

Dr. Karl A. LAMERS
Executive Committee Member, NATO Parliamentary Assembly and Deputy Chairman of the Defence Committee of the German Bundestag

Dr. Karl A. Lamers serves on the Executive Committee of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly (PA) and is the Deputy Chairman of Defence Committee of the German Bundestag. President of the Atlantic Treaty Association (ATA) from 2008 to 2014, he is currently Chairman of the ATA Political Committee. Member of the NATO PA since 1998, he was NATO PA President from 2010 to 2012 and Chairman of the Political Committee from 2008 to 2010. As Member of the German Bundestag since 1994, Dr. Lamers was Chairman of the Sub- Committee “Development of Internal Leadership” of the Defence Committee from 2003 to 2007 and Chairman of the Group of Rapporteurs for Future Air Defence of the Defence Committee between 1995 and 1998. Specialized in Defense and Security policies, his approach is highly relevant as a European policymaker and an insider of NATO.