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  • The Pragmatic Superpower
    The Pragmatic Superpower by Ray Takeyh and Steven Simon

    "Lucid and accessible," Ray Takeyh and Steven Simon's book sheds new light on the makings of the contemporary Middle East.

  • The Hacked World Order
    The Hacked World Order by Adam Segal

    Adam Segal reveals the ways that governments use the web to wage war and spy on, coerce, and damage each other.

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  • 5/2

    World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum, Geneva

Campaign 2016

Foreign policy is central to the 2016 election. View CFR's interactive guide to the candidates' positions on a range of issues.

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CFR LIVE: A Conversation With the U.S. Service Chiefs

May 3, 2016

CFR LIVE: A Conversation With the U.S. Service Chiefs

Watch the U.S. service chiefs discuss challenges facing the U.S. military, live on Tuesday, May 3, at 6:00 p.m. (EST).

Introducing: Model Diplomacy

Model Diplomacy

Model Diplomacy is a free simulation of the National Security Council that teaches college and high school students the challenges of shaping and implementing foreign policy. Learn More


Reach behind today's headlines with primers on major international developments.

On This Day

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  • April 28, 1945

    Italian resistance fighters execute fascist leader Benito Mussolini.

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