August 25, 2020Iran
Panelists discuss the Iranian hostage crisis and the implications of the failed rescue attempt for U.S.-Iran relations for the next forty years. From two-time Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Barbara…
August 13, 2020Afghanistan
President Ghani discusses the challenges facing Afghanistan, the peace deal with the Taliban, and the country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
August 12, 2020Hong Kong
Panelists discuss China’s national security law and Hong Kong’s autonomy, the delayed legislative elections, and the state of the pro-democracy movement.
August 11, 2020Global Governance
Representative Ami Bera discusses global cooperation during the era of COVID-19 and the geopolitical and humanitarian impacts of the pandemic.
August 4, 2020Economics
Sebastian Mallaby discusses the importance of venture capital. Venture capital has been shown to speed the commercialization of science, creating wealth, jobs, and new products for consumers. How imp…
August 3, 2020Coronavirus
House Majority Whip James Clyburn discusses the latest on Congress's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 29, 2020Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Panelists discuss Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s proposed annexation of parts of the West Bank and the geopolitical consequences for the region and for the Middle East peace plan.
July 21, 2020Russia
Across the political spectrum, there is a belief that post–Cold War U.S. presidents have turned too often to the military to resolve challenges abroad. How could the United States move away from rely…
July 20, 2020Energy and Environment
Panelists discuss the geopolitical and economic ramifications of the current state of oil markets. KRAUSS: Good morning. Welcome to today's Council on Foreign Relations meeting. I'm Clifford Kr…