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June 8, 2005

Forgotten Intervention?

Overview The price of U.S. and EU inaction in the western Balkans was amply illustrated in the 1990s, as opportunities for preventive action were squandered and the former Yugoslavia descended int…

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July 22, 2013

Wars and Conflict
New From CFR: Amelia Wolf on the Future of Humanitarian Intervention

In a guest post on Micah Zenko’s blog, Amelia Wolf discusses the future of humanitarian intervention. She explains: While the international community is fixated on what world leaders are not doing o…


November 10, 2016

U.S. Airstrikes in Iraq and Syria, Versus Drone Strikes in Pakistan, Yemen, and Somalia

Yesterday, U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) published an updated estimate of civilian casualties from U.S. airstrikes in Iraq and Syria. Previously, the Pentagon had acknowledged just 55 civilian casua…


July 3, 2014

Wars and Conflict
The Status of Women and Girls in Iraq and Afghanistan

This post is by Catherine Powell, fellow for CFR’s Women and Foreign Policy Program; and Amelia Wolf, research associate for CFR’s Center for Preventive Action and International Institutions and Glob…


November 14, 2016

Robots and the Future of Jobs: The Economic Impact of Artificial Intelligence

Experts consider the economic effects of artificial intelligence.

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April 25, 2016

United States
Are Drones More Precise Than Manned Aircraft?

This blog post was coauthored with my research associate, Amelia M. Wolf. In our latest piece at ForeignPolicy.com, we evaluate the Obama administration’s long-standing claim that drone strikes are …

Reaper in Afghanistan _April 2016

December 16, 2015

United States
Presidential Candidates Use of Force Tracker

This blog post was coauthored with my research associate, Amelia M. Wolf. Presidential campaigns are largely consequence-free environments unburdened by the pressures and responsibilities that come …

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September 26, 2015

United States
Where Are the Women in Foreign Policy Today?

This blog post was coauthored with my research associate, Amelia M. Wolf. If you follow the republican presidential race, you’ll notice the feud brewing between candidates Donald Trump and Carly Fio…

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October 3, 2015

Kunduz Airstrike and Civilian Deaths in Afghanistan

This blog post updated an earlier post, and was again coauthored with my research associate, Amelia M. Wolf. Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) reported that its hospital in Kun…

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October 1, 2015

International Organizations
Guest Post: Making Obama’s Peacekeeping Commitments a Reality

Amelia M. Wolf is a research associate in the Center for Preventive Action at the Council on Foreign Relations. While chairing Monday’s Leaders’ Summit on Peacekeeping, President Obama called on UN…