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January 29, 2020

Syria
U.S. Withdrawal From Syria

Council on Foreign Relations 1/29/2020 Academic Conference Call: U.S. Withdrawal From Syria with Mona Yacoubian.

May 16, 2019

China
Escalations in the U.S.-China Trade War

Speakers discuss what’s at stake in the current U.S.-China trade negotiations, motivating factors for both the United States and China, and the prospects for a reasonable solution to the trade impass…

November 14, 2019

Religion
The Future of the Kurds in Syria

Henri J. Barkey, adjunct senior fellow for Middle East studies at CFR and the Bernard L. and Bertha F. Cohen chair in international relations at Lehigh University, discusses the future of the Kurds in Syria, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

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…

March 5, 2018

Trade
Window on Washington: Trade Wars

CFR fellows discuss President Donald J. Trump’s recent announcement to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, and consider the global response and the potential for retaliatory measures. 

August 21, 2019

Trade
Trump's Assault on the Global Trading System

Ahead of this weekend's G-7 Summit in France, Foreign Affairs authors Bown and Irwin will discuss the Trump administration's trade war with China, its effects on the global economy, and the prospects…

March 8, 2017

Global
A World in Disarray

Council on Foreign Relations 3/8 Academic Conference Call on A World in Disarray with Richard Haas

November 29, 2017

World Order
State of the World

Council on Foreign Relations 11/29 Academic Conference Call on the State of the World with Richard N. Haass

March 16, 2017

Religion
Ending South Sudan’s Civil War

Katherine Almquist Knopf discusses the ongoing violence in South Sudan and policy options for ending the civil war.

April 9, 2019

Religion
Peace and Politics in South Asia

Sumit Ganguly, distinguished professor of political science and Rabindranath Tagore chair in Indian cultures and civilizations at Indiana University Bloomington, discusses peace and politics in South Asia in advance of India’s 2019 general election, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.