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.
Steven A. Cook examines developments in the Middle East and their resonance in Washington.
Shannon K. O’Neil analyzes developments in Latin America and U.S. relations in the region.
Kurlantzick offers the sharpest analysis yet of what state capitalism’s emergence means for democratic politics around the world. More
In a cogent analysis of why the United States is losing ground as a world power, Blackwill and Harris explore the statecraft of geoeconomics. More
Takeyh and Simon reframe the legacy of U.S. involvement in the Arab world from 1945 to 1991 and shed new light on the makings of the contemporary Middle East. More
India now matters to U.S. interests in virtually every dimension. This Independent Task Force report assesses the current situation in India and the U.S.-India relationship, and suggests a new model for partnership with a rising India.
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 report outlines a plan for collective action on this growing epidemic.
This report 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.
The Saudi establishment’s misconceptions about the relationship between their Shiite community and Iran is proving dangerous, writes...
CFR Senior Fellow Ray Takeyh leads a conversation on Iran's internal power structure and the country's foreign policy under the new...
Ray Takeyh discusses the displacement of moderate voices from corridors of power in the Islamic Republic.