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August 2, 2017

Terrorism and Counterterrorism
Islamic State Despite Progress, Combating Terrorist Exploitation of Cyberspace Faces Mounting Problems

This week, UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd meets with Silicon Valley to discuss efforts to combat the Islamic State online. She faces an uphill battle.

May 4, 2018

United Kingdom
Play Anti-Brexit protesters wear masks and wave flags during a demonstration in front of the Houses of Parliament in London British Foreign Policy Post Brexit

As the United Kingdom moves closer to an exit from the European Union, questions remain about how Brexit will influence Britain’s role on the world stage.

April 28, 2017

Global
Play RTSQA6Y_EC.jpg Keynote: 2017 Conference on Diversity in International Affairs

Following a welcome message by James Lindsay, Calvin Sims, in conversation with Mira Patel, launch the 2017 Conference on Diversity in International Affairs with a keynote address about leadership, m…

May 3, 2016

Media
CFR Net Politics Europe Migrants Social Media and the Gig Economy May Hold Solutions to the European Migrant Crisis

Nick Ashton-Hart was the senior permanent representative of the Internet sector to the United Nations and its agencies and member states in Geneva until 2015 and remains active in international Inter…

May 29, 2015

United States
Female Soldier Afghanistan You Might Have Missed: Assassination Plots, Drone Strikes, and Women Special Operators

Memorandum From the President’s Counselor (Marsh) to President Ford, Foreign Relations of the United States 1917-1972, Volume XXXVIII, Part 2, Document 55, U.S. Department of State Office of the Hist…

December 12, 2014

Estonia
Play Estonia.jpg Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas on Economic Growth and Entrepreneurship

Taavi Rõivas, prime minister of Estonia, joins CFR Board Member Blair Effron to discuss Estonia’s economic growth, regional security, and information technology sector.

December 12, 2014

Estonia
Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas on Economic Growth and Entrepreneurship

Taavi Rõivas, prime minister of Estonia, joins Blair Effron, founding partner at Centerview Partners and member of the board of directors at the Council on Foreign Relations, to discuss Estonia’s eco…

August 11, 2014

China
A security guard (R) looks on as a man writes characters on the back of six topless activists with the message "pay attention to children trafficking" during a demonstration against children abduction and trafficking, in Taiyuan, Shanxi province May 18, 2013. REUTERS/Jon Woo (CHINA - Tags: CRIME LAW SOCIETY) Erwin Li: Finding China’s Missing Children

Erwin Li is an intern for Asia Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. Late last month a National People’s Congress inspection group vowed to raise “[the] moral concepts of juvenile protection …

October 18, 2013

China
Women in kimonos stand at the Yasukuni Shrine during the Annual Autumn Festival in Tokyo on October 18, 2013. (Toru Hanai/Courtesy Reuters Friday Asia Update: Top Five Stories for the Week of October 18, 2013

Will Piekos and Sharone Tobias look at the top five stories in Asia this week. 1. India, China near border deal. Diplomats from Beijing and New Delhi are finalizing a border defense cooperation pact…

January 11, 2012

International Organizations
UN Security Council Reform: Is it Time?

Check out the new Internationalist video series, which we’re launching today. This weekly series will feature brief, but in-depth analysis of multilateral cooperation in the news, or pressing issues …