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  • Failure to Adjust
    Failure to Adjust by Edward Alden

    Edward Alden provides a blueprint for how to keep the United States competitive in a globalized world.

  • A Great Place to Have a War
    A Great Place to Have a War by Joshua Kurlantzick

    The definitive account of the secret war in the tiny Southeast Asian nation of Laos.

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    Deadline for Continuing Resolution to fund the U.S. government

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April 24, 2017

CFR LIVE: A Conversation With Arun Jaitley

Watch Arun Jaitley discuss India's economy, live on Monday, from 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. (EDT).

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  • April 21, 1967

    Svetlana Alliluyeva, the daughter of Joseph Stalin, arrives in New York as a Soviet defector.

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