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  • 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.

  • 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.

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    Presidential elections, Philippines

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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


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  • May 4, 1979

    Margaret Thatcher becomes prime minister of the United Kingdom, the first woman to hold the post.

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