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February 13, 2019

Middle East and North Africa
U.S. Relations in the Persian Gulf

Council on Foreign Relations 2/13 Academic Conference Call on U.S. relations in the Persian Gulf

April 4, 2018

Religion
200th Anniversary of the Baha'i Faith

Payam Akhavan, associate professor of law at McGill University, commemorates the 200th anniversary of the birth of Baha’u’llah with a discussion on the Baha’i faith, as part of CFR’s Religion and For…

January 9, 2018

Religion
Protests and Counterprotests in Iran

Ray Takeyh, the Hasib J. Sabbagh senior fellow for Middle East studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, discusses protests and counterprotests in Iran, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Polic…

January 4, 2018

Iran
Unrest in Iran

Anti-government protests have led to widespread unrest in Iran. CFR Senior Fellows Philip H. Gordon, Ray Takeyh, and Amy Myers Jaffe will discuss the significance of these protests and how the United…

October 11, 2017

Iran
Decertifying the Iran Nuclear Deal

Amid reports that President Trump may announce decertification of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) this week, speakers discuss the successes and failures of the JCPOA to date, the Trump…

September 19, 2017

United Nations
President Trump at the United Nations

Patrick and Robbins discuss the significance of President Donald J. Trump’s speech at the UN General Assembly and the response of the United States to global challenges such as those posed by North K…

June 14, 2017

Qatar
Understanding Qatar's Diplomatic Crisis

Experts discuss the breakdown in diplomatic ties between Qatar and neighboring Arab states, consequences for relations across the Middle East, and implications for U.S. foreign policy in the region.

January 28, 2016

Iran
Tensions Between Saudi Arabia and Iran

Vali R. Nasr, dean of Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies, discusses rising tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran and the subsequent escalation of sectarian conflict …

January 6, 2016

Iran
Media Call: Tensions Between Saudi Arabia and Iran

Council on Foreign Relations senior fellows discuss the current tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran.

December 12, 2012

Iran
Understanding Iran’s Presence in Gaza

Reza Aslan, CFR's adjunct senior fellow, leads a conversation on Iran and its role in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.