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June 11, 2019

Religion
Islam and Religious Freedom

Daniel Philpott, professor of political science at the University of Notre Dame, and Asma T. Uddin, senior scholar in the Religious Freedom Center at the Freedom Forum Institute, discusses Islam and religious freedom, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

November 17, 2015

Global
The Islamic State and the Aftermath of Paris

Steven A. Cook discusses the global response to the attacks in Paris, Beirut, and Egypt.

September 12, 2013

Iran
Iran: Influence, Islam, and Uncertainty

CFR Senior Fellow Ray Takeyh leads a conversation on Iran's internal power structure and the country's foreign policy under the new president, as part of CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Conference …

May 9, 2013

Religion
Islam in Russia and the Relationship Between Moscow and the Caucasus

Alexey Malashenko, co-chair of the Carnegie Moscow Center's religion, society, and security program, leads a conversation on the history of religious tension and the current relationship between Mosc…

October 10, 2019

Syrian Civil War
The Syrian Conflict: Consequences of U.S. Withdrawal

Steven A. Cook and Gayle Tzemach Lemmon discuss the U.S. decision to withdraw from northeastern Syria and the Turkish response, including implications for the United States’ Kurdish allies in Syria a…

August 27, 2014

Middle East and North Africa
Media Conference Call: ISIS and Islamic Extremism (Audio)

Listen as CFR experts Ed Husain and Janine Davidson explain how Islamic extremism has led to the rise of ISIS and other radical militant groups and what the United States can do to respond to this th…

October 3, 2019

Religion
U.S.-Iran Relations

Ariane M. Tabatabai, associate political scientist at the RAND Corporation and adjunct senior research scholar at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs, discusses U.S.-Iran relations, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

March 14, 2019

Religion
New Approaches to Countering Global Extremism

Farah Pandith, adjunct senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, discusses her newly-released book How We Win: How Cutting-Edge Entrepreneurs, Political Visionaries, Enlightened Business Leaders, and Social Media Mavens Can Defeat the Extremist Threat, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

November 2, 2018

United States
The Real Terrorist Threat in America

Since 9/11, no foreign terrorist group has successfully conducted a deadly attack in the United States. Instead, the threat today is one of individuals—usually with ready access to guns—radicalized b…

September 25, 2018

Religion
Religious Persecution in China

Sophie Richardson, China director at Human Rights Watch, discusses religious persecution in China, including topics covered in Human Rights Watch’s recent report Eradicating Ideological Viruses: China’s Campaign of Repression Against Xinjiang’s Muslims, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.