August 16, 2018
Anthony Cordesman, the Arleigh A. Burke chair in strategy at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), joins James M. Lindsay to discuss President Trump’s Afghanistan strategy.
February 5, 2015
This is a guest post by Aala Abdelgadir, research associate for the Council on Foreign Relation’s Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative.
Earlier this week, after thirteen months of civil …
April 4, 2006
Watch General Anthony Zinni explain how the United States can effectively use its power to improve security, democracy, and human rights in the world.
5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Reception6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Meeting
January 22, 2020
Differences over Taiwan’s status fuel tensions between the island and mainland, yet cross-strait economic ties continue to deepen.
January 3, 2020
Each Friday, I look at what the presidential challengers are saying about foreign policy. This week: the U.S. drone strike that killed an Iranian general, the wisdom of Joe Biden’s Iraq vote, and for…
February 17, 2012
Above the Fold. Anthony Shadid, a New York Times foreign correspondent, died yesterday while covering the ongoing political upheaval in Syria. He wasn’t cut down by the violence of what is becoming a…
February 26, 2019
Domestic politics in China, political trends in Taiwan, and changing U.S. policy toward Taiwan are increasing the risk of a cross-strait crisis in the coming months. The United States should take ste…
August 13, 2019
As protesters in Hong Kong use increasingly creative means to demand change, the possibility that Beijing will respond with force is growing.
August 5, 2019
Over the past two years, and even as Thailand has made a transition from junta rule to, now, some kind of hybrid rule, following hotly contested but unfair elections, Thai activists living abroad hav…