Regions and Topics

Recent Books

All Books
  • 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.

  • War by Other Means
    War by Other Means by Robert D. Blackwill and Jennifer M. Harris

    In a cogent analysis of why the United States is losing ground, Robert D. Blackwill and Jennifer M. Harris explore the statecraft of geoeconomics.

World Events Calendar

View Full Calendar
  • 5/9

    Presidential elections, Philippines

Campaign 2016

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

CFR Events

CFR LIVE: The New Geopolitics of China, India, and Pakistan

May 4, 2016

CFR LIVE: The New Geopolitics of China, India, and Pakistan

Watch experts discuss relations between China, India, and Pakistan, and U.S. policy options for the region, live on Wednesday, May 4, starting at 8:30 a.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

Backgrounders

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

On This Day

  • May 3, 1947

    Japan enacts a new constitution renouncing war as a sovereign right.


See More

Newsletters



Sign up for other CFR newsletters