September 30, 2020U.S. Foreign Policy
Since the end of World War II, the United States has set out to oust governments in the Middle East on an average of once per decade—in places such as Iran, Afghanistan (twice), Iraq, Egypt, Libya, a…
September 21, 2020
Foreign Minister Zarif discusses Iranian relations with the United States, the future of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), and prospects for peace in the Middle East.
August 13, 2020Afghanistan
President Ghani discusses the challenges facing Afghanistan, the peace deal with the Taliban, and the country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
July 29, 2020Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Panelists discuss Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s proposed annexation of parts of the West Bank and the geopolitical consequences for the region and for the Middle East peace plan.
July 20, 2020Energy and Environment
Panelists discuss the geopolitical and economic ramifications of the current state of oil markets. KRAUSS: Good morning. Welcome to today's Council on Foreign Relations meeting. I'm Clifford Kr…