July 16, 2014Middle East and North Africa
As sectarian tensions convulse Syria and Iraq, the Council on Foreign Relations has released a new interactive guide examining the roots and consequences of the divide between Sunni and Shia Muslims.
October 10, 2012Capital Flows
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) Studies Program welcomed several new scholars to its roster.
September 27, 2011Iran
The latest multimedia feature in CFR’s Emmy award-winning series uses expert interviews, interactive timelines, graphs, and images to trace Iran’s history, examine its oil-driven economy, and survey …
November 11, 2010Afghanistan
Ahead of President Obama’s December review of the U.S. war effort in Afghanistan, a new Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)-sponsored Independent Task Force report on U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Af…
April 26, 2010Gender
Paradise Beneath Her Feet: How Women are Transforming the Middle East by Isobel Coleman
May 21, 2007Algeria
Ruling But Not Governing provides valuable insight into the political dynamics that perpetuate authoritarian regimes and offers novel ways to promote democratic change. In this new CFR book, author a…
February 6, 2006Religion
February 6, 2006 —The Council has launched a Religion and Foreign Policy Initiative to connect with—and serve as a resource for—religious and congregational leaders and thinkers whose voices are incr…