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April 4, 2006

Defense and Security
A Conversation with Anthony Zinni

Watch General Anthony Zinni explain how the United States can effectively use its power to improve security, democracy, and human rights in the world.

April 21, 2017

High Ranking Nigerian Officials Linked to Mysterious $43 Million

On April 12, Nigeria’s principal anti-corruption agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), announced that it had found $43.4 million stashed in a vacant apartment in Lagos. The cas…


October 18, 2010

Elections and Voting
The Crisis in Congo

Experts examine the stability, security, risks, and quality of governance of the Democratic Republic of Congo since the 2006 elections, as well as the need for continued international engagement.

December 14, 2009

Political History and Theory
The Sinews of Power: Rediscovering the Foundations of National Strength

Watch Paul M. Kennedy, director of International Security Studies and the Dilworth Professor of History at Yale University, analyze characteristics of great powers and what constitutes national stren…

July 8, 2009

Congresses and Parliaments
U.S. Immigration Policy: Report of a CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force

Watch the CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force on U.S. Immigration Policy Co-Chairs discuss the report, which concludes that the failure to reform immigration laws and procedures threatens to harm Am…

June 15, 2009

Climate Change
Climate Change and American Foreign Policy: Security Challenges, Diplomatic Opportunities

Watch Senator John F. Kerry speak about global climate change, its implications for international security, and the diplomatic opportunities it presents.

April 9, 2009

Perspectives on the Fifth Summit of the Americas: Cooperation on Development, Energy, and the Environment

Watch experts separate reality from rhetoric and discuss the goals of the upcoming Fifth Summit of the Americas, which is themed "Securing Our Citizens' Future by Promoting Human Prosperity, Energy S…

January 5, 2009

Diplomacy and International Institutions
Fixing the Crisis in Diplomatic Readiness

Watch experts review the findings of the recent report from the American Academy of Diplomacy and the Stimson Center, "A Foreign Affairs Budget for the Future: Fixing the Crisis in Diplomatic Readine…

November 12, 2008

Energy and Climate Policy
A Conversation With David J. O'Reilly

Watch David J. O'Reilly, chairman and chief executive officer, Chevron Corporation, make remarks about U.S. energy security and energy's role in the economy.

October 24, 2006

Conflict Prevention
Hungary-Suez Crisis: Fifty Years on: Session 1: The Suez Crisis

Watch Council President Richard N. Haass lead a discussion with Douglas Brinkley, David Fromkin, Timothy Naftali, and Roger Owen on the Suez Crisis of 1956.