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December 16, 2019

United Kingdom
Understanding the UK General Election

Speakers discuss the December 12 general election in the United Kingdom and implications for UK politics, the economy, Brexit, and the European Union.

January 6, 2020

Iran
The Death of Soleimani: Implications and Uncertainty

Panelists analyze the death of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani, implications for the future of U.S.-Iran relations, and potential security ramifications in the region.

June 7, 2017

United Kingdom
2017 United Kingdom General Election

Against the backdrop of Brexit and terrorism, the United Kingdom’s general election is scheduled to take place on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Panelists discussed the possible outcomes and their implicati…

June 9, 2015

Turkey
Media Call: Turkey's General Election

Steven A. Cook, CFR Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, breaks down Turkey's general election, in which the governing Justice and Development Party (AKP) lost its parliamentary…

October 23, 2008

Homeland Security
State and Local Officials Conference Call with Michael T. Osterholm (Audio)

Listen to Michael T. Osterholm, director of research and policy at the University of Minnesota's Center for Infectious Disease, discuss the need for pandemic preparedness and offer suggestions for a …

March 20, 2007

Public Health Threats and Pandemics
State and Local Officials Conference Call with Michael T. Osterholm

Listen to Michael T. Osterholm, director of the University of Minnesota's Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy, and author of the recent Foreign Affairs article, "Unprepared for a Pandem…

April 9, 2019

Religion
Peace and Politics in South Asia

Sumit Ganguly, distinguished professor of political science and Rabindranath Tagore chair in Indian cultures and civilizations at Indiana University Bloomington, discusses peace and politics in South Asia in advance of India’s 2019 general election, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

October 31, 2018

Intelligence
The Increasing Complexity of U.S. National Intelligence

Council on Foreign Relations 10/31 Academic Conference Call on the increasing complexity of U.S. national intelligence in enhancing American security with Michael P. Dempsey, the 2017–2019 National Intelligence Fellow at CFR and former acting director of national intelligence.

September 16, 2009

Climate Change
Media Conference Call: Michael Levi Discusses the Deadlock in Climate Change Negotiations (Audio)

Listen to Michael Levi, CFR's senior fellow for energy and the environment, address the deadlock in climate change negotiations and argue that the world urgently needs a "Plan B" for Copenhagen.  

June 8, 2018

NAFTA
NAFTA 2.0

U.S., Canadian, and Mexican negotiators failed to meet Paul Ryan’s informal deadline to complete the renegotiation of NAFTA so it could be approved by this Congress. Additionally, the Donald J. Trump…