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September 19, 2019

Russia
The Future of Nuclear Conflict, With Secretary Ernest Moniz and Senator Samuel Nunn

Former Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and former Senator Samuel Nunn sit down with James M. Lindsay to discuss the future of nuclear conflict between the United States and Russia. Read “The Return …

Podcast Crew members of the Russian Navy’s Akula nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine.

June 24, 2015

Cybersecurity
Net Politics Podcast: Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

In this latest episode of the Net Politics podcast, I sit down with Senator Sheldon Whitehouse.

Podcast Senator Sheldon Whitehouse

January 18, 2019

United States
Congress and Foreign Policy with Chris Tuttle

Chris Tuttle joins James Lindsay to discuss the role that Congress plays in U.S. foreign policy.

Podcast Sen. Bob Corker , Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, walks out of a meeting with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland in the US Capitol on June 13, 2018 in Washington, DC.

June 20, 2018

Democratic Republic of Congo
Scene Setter for Planned December Election in DRC

Though Prime Minister Bruno Tshibala of Democratic Republic of Congo officially announced on June 12 that President Joseph Kabila would not stand for a controversial third term, this has not ended speculation that Kabila, whose term of office expired in 2016, will find a way to continue to stay in power. Shortly thereafter, in what will surely complicate the election, the International Criminal Court acquitted Jean-Pierre Bemba, the former Congolese vice president, an ex-warlord, and a fierce rival of Kabila.

Podcast DRC-Kabila-Elections-Protest-Opposition

February 2, 2017

Global
The World Next Week: February 2, 2017

Tensions flare in eastern Ukraine, the U.S. Senate votes on President Trump's Cabinet nominees, and the anniversary of the Maastricht Treaty signing is observed.

August 18, 2016

Global
The World Next Week: August 18, 2016

U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden visits Turkey, Ukraine marks twenty five years as an independent nation, and the Rio Olympics come to an end.

December 1, 2016

Japan
Podcast: The Origins of the American Alliance System in Asia

Harvard Professor Joseph Nye once said that “security is like oxygen: you do not tend to notice it until you begin to lose it.” Alliances also often function like oxygen, with the security and stabil…

Podcast The Origins the American Alliance System in Asia

October 21, 2016

China
Podcast: Live From the Stockholm China Forum

Earlier this month in Washington, I had the pleasure of recording a live Asia Unbound podcast at the Stockholm China Forum with four outstanding Asia experts: Aaron Friedberg, professor of politics a…

Podcast Stockholm Forum 2016

October 1, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: October 1, 2015

The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee reviews Afghanistan, Trans-Pacific Partnership talks wrap up in Atlanta, and Germany marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of its reunification. 

April 30, 2015

Global
The World Next Week: April 30, 2015

The U.S. Senate may vote on legislation to review the Iran nuclear deal; Nepal recovers from its earthquake; and the UK holds general elections.