Voting During a Pandemic
As countries consider how and when to vote in the coming months, here’s what experts recommend for holding safe and secure elections.
The Candidates on Coronavirus
The pandemic has put unprecedented stress on global health systems and upended the U.S. presidential race. CFR is tracking the candidates’ responses.
Podcast: Debating the Issues
James M. Lindsay discusses U.S. foreign policy challenges with experts presenting different views.
Biden Answers CFR’s Questions
See how presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden responded to our foreign policy survey.
- Campaign Foreign Policy Roundup: The Coronavirus, Foreign Policy, and Election 2020Each Friday, I look at what the presidential challengers are saying about foreign policy. This week: the coronavirus’s impact on Election 2020, calls for sanctions relief for Iran, and authoritarian power grabs.
- Campaign Foreign Policy Roundup: Campaigning Amid a PandemicEach Friday, I look at what the presidential challengers are saying about foreign policy. This week: The coronavirus pushes the Democratic presidential primaries to the sidelines, the Defense Production Act, and a possible twelfth Democratic presidential debate.
- Campaign Foreign Policy Roundup: Will Joe Biden Change His Foreign Policy?Each Friday, I look at what the presidential challengers are saying about foreign policy. This week: Democratic visions for a new direction in foreign policy, calls for a relaxation of U.S. sanctions on Iran, and more national security luminaries endorse Joe Biden.
- Oil Price War: Is U.S. Shale The First To Blink?As the oil price war continues, markets are hanging on every word coming from Washington, Moscow and Riyadh, amid signs that diplomacy could be afoot. A statement by the Kremlin’s presidential spokesperson, that Russia would like to see higher prices, signaled that Russia might be willing to blink in the Russia-Saudi oil price standoff. It appears that the fall in the ruble is larger than Moscow expected, prompting them to use up foreign currency reserves at a faster clip than anticipated. Russia could also be finding it more difficult to sell its oil in China and Europe.