June 30, 2016
At its Warsaw summit, NATO should try to find better solutions to the problem of burden-sharing and a more sustainable strategy for managing tensions with Russia, writes CFR’s Stephen Sestanovich.
April 25, 2016
On April 9, the Egyptian government announced that it was returning the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia. The disposition of these two islands has the potential to sow trouble for…
October 14, 2015
Jonathan Sacks discusses root causes of religious violence and the transformative power of interfaith understanding for resolving conflict.
September 11, 2015
Experts discuss the leadership style, psychology, personality, and policies of Pope Francis ahead of his upcoming visit to the United States.
January 8, 2014
Seth D. Kaplan, writing in the opinion pages of the January 7 New York Times, observes that by 2015, half the world’s population living on less than $1.25 a day will reside in fragile states. These p…
April 8, 2013
When you travel in the Middle East you are bound to have multiple “Holy Moly!” moments. My wife and I had one of those last Thursday. Yet we weren’t touring the Temple of Karnak in Luxor, gazing up…
November 2, 2012
On October 23, 2012, a new international organization dedicated to changing the way countries grow economically made its official debut on the world stage. The eighteen member countri…
July 12, 2012
It was with a mix of trepidation and anticipation that I read Dambisa Moyo’s newly-released book, Winner Take All: China’s Race for Resources and What it Means for the World: trepidation because my c…
April 30, 2012
Experts provide an update on North Korea, including its relationships with South Korea, China, and the United States.
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