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October 18, 2010

United States
Midterm Elections 2010: Spending Wars

With U.S. unemployment and high debt threatening Americans at home and U.S. power abroad, this Backgrounder looks at congressional candidates’ difficulty in articulating policies that balance job cre…

March 6, 2015

China
Friday Asia Update: Top Five Stories for the Week of March 6, 2015

Ashlyn Anderson, Lauren Dickey, Darcie Draudt, William Piekos, and Ariella Rotenberg look at the top stories in Asia today. 1. U.S. Ambassador to South Korea attacked in Seoul. A South Korean man id…

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March 27, 2013

United States
Between Barack, Bibi, and Tayyip

There has been much ink spilled in the last week over the rapprochement between Israel and Turkey.  I have been somewhat reluctant to weigh-in if only because I was fairly certain that reconciliation…

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April 4, 2013

Australia
A Conversation with Kevin Rudd

Join Kevin Rudd as he discusses China's new leadership and its implications for the United States, the West, and the rest. Read his recent Foreign Affairs article Beyond the Pivot: A New Road Map fo…

April 4, 2013

Australia
A Conversation with Kevin Rudd

Kevin Rudd, who returned as Australia's prime minister, reviewed U.S. interests in Asia with CFR back in April.

November 19, 2011

United States
TWE Remembers: The Gettysburg Address

On this day in 1863, Abraham Lincoln spoke at the dedication of the Soldiers’ National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Four months earlier Union forces had repelled the Confederate army at the …

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December 9, 2011

Elections and Voting
Campaign 2012 Roundup: Appeasement, Apologies, and Accuracy

President Barack Obama speaks in the briefing room of the White House on December 8, 2011. (Kevin Lamarque/courtesy Reuters) Three weeks to go until the Iowa caucuses, and the campaign rhetoric is h…

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks on the extension of the payroll tax cut and the Republican obstruction of Richard Cordray’s nomination to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in the briefing room of the White House in Washington December 8, 2011. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

April 30, 2012

North Korea
Korea Update

Experts provide an update on North Korea, including its relationships with South Korea, China, and the United States.

April 30, 2012

North Korea
Korea Update

Related Readings:North Korea's Transition Dilemma, an interview with Scott A. SnyderThe U.S.-South Korea Alliance: Meeting New Security Challenges, edited by Scott A. Snyder

February 2, 2005

Iraq
IRAQ: U.S. Troop Rotation

This publication is now archived. How many soldiers are involved in the U.S.Approximately 130,000 U.S. combat troops will leave Iraq in the next four months after deployments of up to one year. They …