July 3, 2019North Korea
Arms control and diplomacy are falling by the wayside as countries modernize arsenals and renew their focus on geopolitical competition.
June 25, 2019Global Governance
The liberal world order faces a litany of challenges today. Instead of abandoning the world order that has served most of the world well, the United States and Middle Powers should seek to preserve a…
June 21, 2019Iran
As tensions between the United States and Iran increase, questions of conflict prevention and response loom large.
April 17, 2019Slovakia
Welcome to “Women Around the World: This Week,” a series that highlights noteworthy news related to women and U.S. foreign policy. This week’s post, covering April 8 to April 14, was compiled by LaTr…
March 5, 2019Women and Women's Rights
This post is authored by LaTreshia Hamilton, intern with the Council on Foreign Relations' Women and Foreign Policy program. Following a stalemate in December 2018, the United States recently res…
March 1, 2019Sub-Saharan Africa
The Trump Administration’s recent announcement of its Africa strategy offers renewed opportunities for the development of closer economic ties between the United States and Africa under a set of business-driven initiatives outlined as “Prosper Africa” in a December speech by National Security Adviser John Bolton.