June 1, 2005Saudi Arabia
Sixty years ago Allied forces were closing in on Nazi Germany and victory in Europe was just months away. For a week in early February, U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt met Winston Churchill …
April 23, 2019North Korea
The deterrence and containment of North Korea remain both feasible and less undesirable than the stark alternatives of war and appeasement.
March 1, 2019Kashmir
Renewed tensions between the nuclear-armed rivals over Kashmir have once again put the world on high alert.
January 22, 2019North Korea
Trump must put his affairs in order to strengthen his hand going into a second meeting with Kim Jong-un.
December 7, 2018China
Once attracted to the many freedoms that American society offers, Chinese students and scholars are now struggling to find reasons to stay due to the Trump administration's new policies.
November 14, 2018South Africa
The South African Independent Electoral Commission has announced that national elections will occur on a Wednesday between May 7 and the end of the month in 2019. The three leading parties will be the governing African National Congress (ANC), led by current state President Cyril Ramaphosa; the official opposition Democratic Alliance (DA), led by Mmusi Maimane; and the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), led by Julius Malema.
September 24, 2019United Nations General Assembly
For further reading, please see the CFR In Brief “Trump’s Iran-Saudi Arabia Dilemma” by Philip H. Gordon, the CFR blog post “Scale and Nature of Attacks on Saudi Oil Makes This One Different” by Amy …