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April 14, 2009

United States
HBO History Makers Series with Admiral William J. Fallon

Watch William J. Fallon, former commander of U.S. Central Command and U.S. Pacific Command, reflect on his career and the lessons learned from the conflicts in Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan.

April 14, 2009

United States
HBO History Makers Series with William J. Fallon

The Home Box Office History Makers Series focuses particular attention on the contributions made by a prominent individual at a critical juncture in international relations. Recent speakers in the se…

February 22, 2010

Pakistan
Pakistan Update

Related Readings: Our Commitment to Pakistan Terrorism and Indo-Pakistani Escalation Pakistani Partnerships with the United States: An Assessment

February 22, 2010

Pakistan
Pakistan Update

Watch experts assess the situation on the ground in Afghanistan and Pakistan, as well as security in the region.

March 23, 2011

Syria
Syria in Play?

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (Benoit Tessier/Courtesy Reuters) It seems from my twitter feed and news reports that Syria might be in play. Amid a complete media blackout, best that anyon…

Syria in Play?

April 21, 2011

Pakistan
Pakistan Update

Experts discuss the strains on the relationship between the United States and Pakistan, including the Raymond Davis case.

April 21, 2011

Pakistan
Pakistan Update

CAROL A. GIACOMO: Welcome to this evening's program with the Council on Foreign Relations. I just want to remind you that our next meeting with be Tuesday morning, with Treasury Secretary Timothy Ge…

August 31, 2006

Iraq
Iraq’s Meddlesome Neighbors

As American influence in Iraq wanes, Arab, Turkish, and Iranian influence over Baghdad will invariably rise.

July 29, 2011

Egypt
Weekend Reading: Clueless in DC, Chaos in Syria, Exhilaration in Benghazi

Syria's Sufi Tahleela Band performs during the third annual Sufi Festival in Amman (Ali Jarekji/Courtesy Reuters) Manar el-Shorbagy writes for al-Masry al-Youm on Washington’s failure to reco…

Weekend Reading: Clueless in DC, Chaos in Syria, Exhilaration in Benghazi

July 20, 2006

Lebanon
Lebanon’s Weak Government

As Israeli air strikes decimate Lebanon, the elected government in Beirut is weak, divided, and seems powerless to control Hezbollah, whose attack on an Israeli convoy July 12 started the conflict.