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September 21, 2011

International Organizations
As Ye Sow: Obama Harvests the Fruits of UN Engagement

U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the 66th United Nations General Assembly at the U.N. Headquarters in New York. (Eric Thayer/ Courtesy Reuters) This piece was originally posted on CNN.com here…

As Ye Sow: Obama Harvests the Fruits of UN Engagement

September 27, 2011

Elections and Voting
Putin’s Presidential Return

The potential return of Vladimir Putin to Russia’s presidency is viewed by many in the country as "a step backwards," says CFR’s Stephen Sestanovich, and could reignite a more acerbic tone with Washi…

March 2, 2012

Russia
Russia Update

Related Readings: Why the Russian Protests Matter

March 5, 2012

Russia
Hello (Welcome Back): Vladimir Putin, Russian President

He’s baaaaaccck! Vladimir Putin, who stepped down in 2008 as Russia’s president after serving two terms, won yesterday’s Russian presidential election going away. He captured a reported 64 percent of…

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December 13, 2011

Fossil Fuels
The Global Energy Landscape

ROBERT RUBIN: I am Bob Rubin, co-chairman of the Council on Foreign Relations, and I welcome you to this evening's meeting, The Global Energy Landscape. This discussion will be the first in a series…

December 13, 2011

Fossil Fuels
The Global Energy Landscape

This meeting is the first in a series of global partnership meetings with the Financial Times.

April 11, 2012

Defense and Security
TWE Remembers: Secretary of State Dean Acheson

Many secretaries of state have written memoirs. George Shultz penned Turmoil and Triumph: My Years as Secretary of State. James Baker wrote The Politics of Diplomacy: Revolution, War and Peace, 1989–…

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December 13, 2011

Fossil Fuels
The Global Energy Landscape

Experts discuss the energy demands of emerging economies, as well as the stability of oil supply. This meeting is the first in a series of global partnership meetings with the Financial Times.

March 24, 2014

Global
Crimea, China, and the Challenges of Risk Management

In the opening session of CFR's Risk and Strategy for the Changing World symposium, CFR President Richard N. Haass and Lawrence D. Freedman of King's College London discuss the changing perceptions o…

March 24, 2014

Global
Crimea, China, and the Challenges of Risk Management

In the first session of CFR's symposium on Risk and Strategy for the Changing World, CFR President Richard N. Haass and Lawrence Freedman of King's College London discuss the changing perceptions of …