May 15, 2018
Washington has already enabled Israel’s permanent occupation, and with the relocation of the American embassy to Jerusalem willingly given up a crucial leverage issue with the Israeli government.
April 27, 2018
The incoherence of Washington's Syria policy is a symptom of its failure to define a new role in the world.
April 9, 2018
Everything Trump does in Syria revolves around what’s good for Trump. And that’s bad for America.
May 8, 2018
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) and Foreign Affairs offer resources and analysis on the significance of the U.S. exit from the Iran nuclear agreement, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of …
April 6, 2018
The arc of Egypt’s history is flat, and it bends toward autocracy.
March 26, 2018
Here is what the United States should do about it.
March 13, 2018
Authoritarians are on the rise around the world, but history shows they’re mostly helpless.
February 27, 2012
Talk among major economies is intensifying over a "financial firewall" to contain the eurozone crisis. But CFR’s Steven Dunaway says the emphasis should be on pressing debt-saddled states to make ref…
June 29, 2011
New IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde has to move quickly to establish independence from the European authorities who got her the job, enhance the IMF’s legitimacy, and display her ability to m…
February 17, 2011
Instead of addressing serious problems in global imbalances, the February 18-19 meeting of the G20 finance minister is poised to go astray with ineffectual talks on reforming the international moneta…