September 1, 2005Russia
One year after thirty-two militants from the Caucasus region seized a school full of hostages in Beslan, a town in Northern Ossetia, the security situation in the region remains “out of control” and …
December 16, 2013Palestinian Territories
Reza Aslan leads a conversation on the politics of Jesus in first-century Palestine, as part of CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.
July 16, 2014Middle East and North Africa
As sectarian tensions convulse Syria and Iraq, the Council on Foreign Relations has released a new interactive guide examining the roots and consequences of the divide between Sunni and Shia Muslims.
April 8, 2013Middle East and North Africa
Reza Aslan discusses the connection between women's empowerment and economics, as part of the Council on Foreign Relations' roundtable series on religion and the Middle East. This meeting was cosp…
October 10, 2012Capital Flows
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) Studies Program welcomed several new scholars to its roster.