Issue Brief Egypt, the region’s largest country, continues to face a long list of challenges on the economic, security, and political fronts.
Brian Katulis outlines the importance of Turkey's role in the fight against ISIS.
Brian Katulis writes on the future implications of conducting airstrikes in Syria.
Brian Katulis analyzes the potential weaknesses in President Barack Obama's plan to destroy ISIS.
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.
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.