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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…

October 25, 2018

Saudi Arabia
U.S. - Saudi Relations at a Crossroads

CFR fellows Steven A. Cook and Martin S. Indyk discuss recent developments in the U.S.-Saudi relationship.

September 12, 2018

Israel
The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Council on Foreign Relations 9/12 Academic Conference Call on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

January 4, 2018

Iran
Unrest in Iran

Anti-government protests have led to widespread unrest in Iran. CFR Senior Fellows Philip H. Gordon, Ray Takeyh, and Amy Myers Jaffe will discuss the significance of these protests and how the United…

October 25, 2017

Arab Spring
Dashed Hopes of the Arab Spring

Council on Foreign Relations 10/25 Academic Conference Call on Dashed Hopes of the Arab Spring with Steven Cook

December 15, 2016

Religion
U.S.-Israel Relations

Robert D. Blackwill and Philip H. Gordon discuss what the U.S. and Israeli governments can do to reframe and revive the countries’ relationship.

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.

July 14, 2015

Iran
Media Call: Iran Nuclear Agreement

Iran and six nations led by the United States reached a historic agreement on July 14, 2015, that will limit Tehran's nuclear capacity for more than a decade in return for lifting international econo…

May 13, 2014

Egypt
Egypt Update

Steven A. Cook leads a conversation on the current situation in Egypt, including Sisi's influence and the sweeping convictions handed down to Muslim Brotherhood sympathizers, as part of CFR's Religio…

June 9, 2015

Turkey
Media Call: Turkey's General Election

Steven A. Cook, CFR Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, breaks down Turkey's general election, in which the governing Justice and Development Party (AKP) lost its parliamentary…