February 8, 2017
Neal Keny-Guyer discusses the humanitarian response to the crisis in Syria.
February 7, 2018
The Robert B. Menschel Economics Symposium generates critical thinking about the consequences of herd mentality behavior in global economics.
March 13, 2014
Sarin, one of the world’s most lethal chemical weapons, has long been stockpiled but is rarely used by states or terrorists. Allegations of attacks on civilians in Syria, if substantiated, would repr…
April 29, 2017
Experts discuss the most important flashpoints in international affairs for the current administration.
The Board of Directors provides overall direction of the Council.
May 30, 2016
The United States has fought twelve major wars and a countless number of smaller skirmishes in its history. Memorial Day is our way of honoring the soldiers, sailors, airmen, airwomen, and marines wh…
CFR has two central locations: the landmarked Harold Pratt House in the heart of Manhattan and on F Street in our nation’s capital.
February 18, 2016
Harry Oppenheimer and Aaron Picozzi are research associates at the Council on Foreign Relations.
An unparalleled, indiscriminate and growing wave of transparency is exposing the deployment of milita…
November 2, 2011
An undervalued Chinese yuan remains a contributing factor to the U.S.-China trade imbalance, but experts warn that labeling China a "currency manipulator" will not rein in mounting U.S. deficits.
October 13, 2011
The U.S. government designates Iran as the "most active state sponsor of terrorism," which feeds concerns about Iran’s growing nuclear program.