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October 26, 2018

Europe
Renewable Energy, Russian Natural Gas and the Lesson of January 2006

The problem with the “energy weapon” is that it is notorious for backfiring. That fact couldn’t have rung truer than this week when it was reported that Germany, a major natural gas importer in Europ…

The LNG tanker "Clean Ocean" is pictured during the first U.S. delivery of liquefied natural gas to LNG terminal in Swinoujscie, Poland June 8, 2017.

February 23, 2015

Global
Geopolitical Implications of the Oil Price Plunge

Michael Gfoeller David Goldwyn, and Angela E. Stent joins CFR's Michael A. Levi to discuss the geopolitical implications of low oil prices.

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February 23, 2015

Global
Geopolitical Implications of the Oil Price Plunge

Michael Gfoeller, advisor at The Chertoff Group, David Goldwyn, president of Goldwyn Global Strategies, and Angela E. Stent, professor at Georgetown University, join CFR’S Michael A. Levi, David M. R…

February 24, 2015

Fossil Fuels
Five Things I Learned About the Oil Price Crash

The Council on Foreign Relations hosted a symposium yesterday on the causes and consequences of the oil price crash. Our three panels tackled the reasons for the crash and the future of oil prices; t…

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November 5, 2014

United States
Ten Cold War Novels Worth Reading

If you want to know the facts about the Cold War, you should read histories and memoirs. If you want to know how the Cold War felt, you should read novels. Why? Because “fiction reveals truths that r…

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November 23, 2005

Chechnya
Elections in Chechnya

This publication is now archived. What is at stake in Chechnya’s elections?The parliamentary elections scheduled for November 27 will be the troubled republic’s first since a 1999 war between Chechen…

December 3, 2009

Middle East and North Africa
Beyond Trade: Economic Engagement with the Middle East

Watch Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) talk about the future of trade agreements with the Middle East and how greater economic engagement can lead to strategic, political, and security benefits.

December 3, 2009

Middle East and North Africa
Beyond Trade: Economic Engagement with the Middle East

Please join Representative Paul Ryan to discuss the future of trade agreements with the Middle East and how greater economic engagement can lead to strategic, political, and security benefits.    

February 22, 2008

United States
Russia Update: 2008

JACK F. MATLOCK JR.:  All right.  Welcome to today's Council on Foreign Relations meeting.  Please remember to turn off all your cell phones, BlackBerrys and other wireless devices.  And I would l…

February 22, 2008

United States
Russia Update (Video Highlight)

Watch experts discuss domestic politics in Russia ahead of upcoming presidential elections as well as the future of U.S.-Russia relations.