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June 5, 2018

Syria
Play Northern Syria: The United States, Turkey, and the Kurds Northern Syria: The United States, Turkey, and the Kurds

Panelists discuss the ongoing conflict in Northern Syria and how the United States should handle its relationships with the affected parties, including Turkey and the Kurds. 

April 28, 2017

Syrian Civil War
Rebel fighters train in western Deraa governorate. Who’s Who in Syria’s Civil War

Syria’s civil war is being fought on multiple fronts by an array of combatants whose alliances, capabilities, and in some cases motives have been in flux.

April 12, 2018

Middle East and North Africa
Play U.S. Interests in the Central Region U.S. Interests in the Central Region: Is Washington Overinvested?

Panelists debate the future role of the United States in the Middle East given competing global priorities.

October 26, 2017

Syria
Play Hell on Earth Documentary Screening and Discussion of 'Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS'

Panelists will discuss National Geographic Documentary Films’ Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS, as well as the Syrian war and its political and social consequences. 

May 24, 2017

Religion
Play Pluralism, Polarization, and the Common Good Pluralism, Polarization, and the Common Good

Suhail Khan, David Kyuman Kim, and Jack Moline discuss advancing the common good amid moral and political polarization.

January 12, 2017

Global
Play RTR30SI2_EC.jpg What to Worry About in 2017

Experts discuss the global political implications of potential and ongoing crises that may erupt or escalate in 2017.

September 7, 2016

United States
Play Blinken_EC.jpg Multilateral Diplomacy in the Modern World: A Conversation With Tony Blinken

Tony Blinken discusses multilateral diplomacy and U.S. global leadership.

December 3, 2015

Human Rights
Saudi-women-vote-12032015 Women Around the World: This Week

Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news related to women and U.S. foreign policy. This week’s post, capturing November 23 to December 2, was compiled …

July 27, 2015

United States
Turkey, Syria, and the United States Turkey, Syria, and the United States: Quagmires Are Us

This weekend Turkey and the United States took steps toward getting more heavily involved in the Syrian quagmire. First, after a year of protracted negotiations, Turkey agreed to allow the United Sta…

September 24, 2014

Italy
Prime Minister Matteo Renzi on Growth and Jobs in Italy

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi joins CFR Board Member Ruth Porat to discuss Italy's economic challenges.