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The Plight of Christians in the Middle East

Lebanon Christians vigil book_alt2 icon Report Some of the world's oldest Christian communities are disappearing in the very lands where their faith was born. The status of Christians in the Middle East is an important sign of broader regional trends in religious freedom, pluralism, and tolerance.

by Brian Katulis, Rudy deLeon, John B. Craig | Thursday, March 12, 2015

New Anchors for U.S.-Egypt Relations

Protest book_alt2 icon Report The United States and Egypt need new anchors of economic and diplomatic cooperation to avoid bilateral drift and to respond to recent regional turbulence.

by Brian Katulis & Mokhtar Awad | Friday, January 23, 2015

Charlie Hebdo Attack: Can We Sustain A Response to Extremist Ideologies

The United States needs a new global values agenda that promotes progress and counters destructive ideologies.

by Brian Katulis | Friday, January 9, 2015

Needed: A Strategy to Remain an Energy Superpower

Brian Katulis calls for a U.S. strategy for energy policy.

by Brian Katulis | Thursday, January 8, 2015

5 National Security Issues to Watch in 2015

Brian Katulis highlights five key issues that will shape national security in 2015.

by Brian Katulis | Wednesday, December 31, 2014

2014: A Year of Wake-Up Calls in Foreign Policy

Brian Katulis reviews U.S. foreign policy in 2014.

by Brian Katulis | Monday, December 22, 2014

Good News From Iraq: ISIS Setbacks

Brian Katulis writes on the situation on the ground in Iraq, noting that there is good news but challenges remain.

by Brian Katulis | Monday, November 17, 2014

Fighting ISIS Without Destroying Iraq

Brian Katulis writes that the campaign against ISIS could either help bring Iraqis together or tear the country apart.

by Brian Katulis | Friday, November 14, 2014

Addressing the Gaps in Syria Policy in the Fight Against ISIS

airstrikes in SyriaU.S. military action in Syria must remain focused on degrading the terrorist threat while pushing for a political transition from the Assad regime.

by Vikram Singh, Hardin Lang, Brian Katulis | Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Time for a New U.S. Approach to Egypt

Brian Katulis argues that it is time for Washington and Cairo to have a more honest conversation about the countries' strategic relationship.

by Brian Katulis | Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Sisi’s First 100 Days

president sisi article icon Issue Brief Egypt, the region’s largest country, continues to face a long list of challenges on the economic, security, and political fronts.

by Brian Katulis, Mokhtar Awad, and Hardin Lang | Monday, October 20, 2014

U.S. needs to continue trying to sway Turkey to join fight against ISIS

Brian Katulis outlines the importance of Turkey's role in the fight against ISIS.

by Brian Katulis | Thursday, October 9, 2014

Why Airstrikes in Syria Are Just the Beginning

Brian Katulis writes on the future implications of conducting airstrikes in Syria.

by Brian Katulis | Wednesday, September 24, 2014

3 Vulnerabilities in Obama’s Strategy to Fight ISIS–and How to Fix Them

Brian Katulis analyzes the potential weaknesses in President Barack Obama's plan to destroy ISIS.

by Brian Katulis | Monday, September 22, 2014

Supporting the Syrian Opposition

smoke from shelling book_alt2 icon 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.

by Hardin Lang, Mokhtar Awad, Ken Sofer, Peter Juul, and Brian Katulis | Friday, September 12, 2014