August 11, 2020
Iraq’s new prime minister has formed a government in the hope of uniting the country’s factions, but challenges in combating corruption, powerful militias, and foreign influence loom.
August 7, 2020
Brent Scowcroft, a model national security adviser, taught us much about U.S. foreign policy
August 6, 2020
The Center for Preventive Action has created this resource for those seeking information and analysis about the effects of COVID-19 on peace and conflict.
August 4, 2020
The United States Coast Guard celebrates its 230th birthday today. The Coast Guard was created on August 4, 1790, when the first Congress authorized Secretary of Treasury Alexander Hamilton to constr…
Modern vice presidents can trace much of their political influence to the broad reforms that Jimmy Carter and Walter Mondale made to the second-highest elected office in the late 1970s.
July 29, 2020
Yemen’s internal divisions and a Saudi-led military intervention have spawned an escalating political, military, and humanitarian crisis.
July 17, 2020
Each Friday this summer, we suggest foreign-policy-themed movies worth watching. This week: comedy movies.
July 16, 2020
Opioid addiction in the United States has become a prolonged epidemic, threatening not only public health but economic output and national security.
July 14, 2020
Governments must prepare now to avoid “catastrophic success” once a Covid-19 vaccine emerges
June 30, 2020
In order to prevent a humanitarian disaster in Syria and avoid regional instability, the United States should make the outcome of the fight for Idlib a national security concern and exercise the lead…