August 19, 2019
The Trump administration’s nonresponse to Iranian aggression has sent an unmistakable message.
August 15, 2019
The Muslim Brotherhood, once Egypt’s largest opposition movement and a standard-bearer for Islamist groups around the world, has been once again driven underground as Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has consolid…
August 14, 2019
Major powers need to provide less support for proxy forces and place more emphasis on conflict resolution.
July 30, 2019
CFR invited the Democratic candidates to articulate their positions on twelve critical foreign policy issues before the second set of presidential debates. The questionnaire was sent to all candidate…
Given the assassination of Jamal Khashoggi and Saudi Arabia’s involvement in the civil war in Yemen, what changes, if any, would you make to U.S. policy toward Saudi Arabia?
July 29, 2019
This update represents violence in Nigeria and related to Boko Haram in Cameroon, Chad, and Niger from July 20 to 26, 2019.
July 25, 2019
In a world awash in troubles, nothing less than catastrophe will spur policymakers to forceful action on global health. Unfortunately, concerted action could come too late to prevent local crises fro…
July 22, 2019
As the saying goes, all good things must come to an end. So it is with From the Potomac to the Euphrates. It has been a lot of fun during the last nine years, spanning I have lost count of how many…
Brexit supporters argue that the EU threatens sovereignty and stifles growth, while opponents counter that EU membership strengthens trade, investment, and the UK’s standing in the world.
July 18, 2019
A vast gulf remains between development financing and development goals. International competition could help bridge that gap, but has produced mixed results to date.