Report The Obama administration has an important opportunity to adjust its course in Syria and Iraq, particularly regarding the threat posed by ISIS, and assume a more engaged leadership role.
Brian Katulis on five key questions President Obama should answer in his speech on ISIS.
Issue Brief Combating the extremist group in Iraq and Syria will require a concerted diplomatic and security strategy in coordination with U.S. allies around the world.
Matt Browne and Brian Katulis write about how NATO should develop a three-pronged action plan to go on the offensive against ISIS.
Brian Katulis writes on U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
Brian Katulis writes on the Gaza conflict.
Brian Katulis writes about how President Barack Obama can repair his reputation on foreign policy.
Issue Brief The Obama administration needs to launch a comprehensive strategy for the region and prepare for the possible targeted use of force in Iraq to halt the rise of a new terrorist group that could threaten America.
Report A new era of extremism, sectarianism, and competition between regional powers requires the United States to update its regional strategy.
Report As Jordan wrestles with the effects of the Arab uprisings and the Syrian civil war, the United States should support the country’s political and economic reform.
Brian Katulis writes about the U.S. response to continued militancy in the Middle East.
Brian Katulis writes on why President Barack Obama should be paying attention to Libya.
Brian Katulis writes on President Barack Obama's commencement address at West Point.
There is no doubt about who will win Egypt’s upcoming presidential election, but what the next president will do—and whether Egypt will stabilize—remains unclear.
Meet the Jordanian cleric who's sending young men to fight and die in Syria's civil war.