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February 1, 1998

Trade
Promoting U.S. Economic Relations with Africa

In 1997, Washington paid unprecedented attention to Africa and its continental rebirth. Both then-First Lady Hillary Clinton and then-Secretary of State Madeleine Albright toured the continent. Presi…

February 14, 2002

Middle East and North Africa
Harnessing Trade for Development and Growth in the Middle East

Overview Many observers of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) believe the lack of economic prospects and poverty in the everyday life of people in the region contribute to extremism, and perh…

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June 18, 2008

Immigration and Migration
Better Politics and Policy on Immigration

Watch New Mexico governor Bill Richardson discuss challenges and opportunities for immigration policy.

June 18, 2008

Immigration and Migration
Better Politics and Policy on Immigration

As chief executive of a border state, Governor Bill Richardson will discuss U.S. policy on immigration. Public services such as education, health care, and economic opportunity are each affected by i…

September 3, 2008

Capital Flows
Paul: End U.S. Wars and Ramp up Trade and Domestic Energy Production

Former Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul says he is working to reclaim what he calls the traditional values of the GOP, including limited government and less involvement in military campaign…

December 16, 2010

Afghanistan
U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan: Report of a CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force

  The CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force on U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan assesses U.S. objectives, strategy, and policy options in the region. It finds that while the challenges are …

December 16, 2010

Afghanistan
U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan: Report of a CFR-Sponsored Independent Task Force

Experts discuss the findings and recommendations of the Independent Task Force on U.S. Strategy for Pakistan and Afghanistan including nation building techniques, possible withdrawal strategies, and …

March 6, 2015

United States
Ten Vietnam War Novels to Read

All week I have been blogging on the best histories, memoirs, films, and songs to mark Sunday’s fiftieth anniversary of the arrival of the first U.S. combat troops in Vietnam. Today I want to look at…

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About CFR

Russia and the West

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) held a two-day symposium on April 12 and April 13, 2017, which featured five panels discussing the internal politics of Russia, as well as the current state of …

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The Future of Europe

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) held a two-day symposium on March 21 and March 22, 2016, which featured five panels discussing the future of the European Union. The symposium, held at CFR’s of…