Authors: Ray Takeyh, Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, and Nikolas Gvosdev
Middle East Policy
Elliott Abrams gives his take on the Middle East and on democracy and human rights issues across the globe.
Shannon K. O’Neil analyzes developments in Latin America and U.S. relations in the region.
Robert M. Danin analyzes critical developments and U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East.
Ashley's War tells the poignant and gripping story of a groundbreaking team of female American warriors who served alongside Special Operations soldiers in Afghanistan. More
Smith's insightful book explores the policy issues testing the Japanese government as it tries to navigate its relationship with an advancing China. More
This revolutionary new look at volatility and crisis in oil markets explores the conditions in which oil supply fears arise, gain popularity, and eventually wane. More
Rates of heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and other noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in low- and middle-income countries are increasing faster than in wealthier countries. The Independent Task Force outlines a plan for collective action on this growing epidemic.
This Independent Task Force asserts that elevating and prioritizing the U.S.-Canada-Mexico relationship offers the best opportunity for strengthening the United States and its place in the world.
Ten years after 9/11, author Ahmed Rashid discusses U.S. foreign policy in Pakistan and Afghanistan, and why wars in the region cannot be won...
The Afghan strategy review stresses destroying Taliban havens in Pakistan's tribal areas, but Pakistan isn't likely to take an aggressive...
This CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force Report assesses current U.S. strategy in Afghanistan and Pakistan ahead of President Obama's...
Despite a spiral of violence in Afghanistan, the United States must reorient its security-first strategy and consider immediate talks with...