The United States must strengthen its public diplomacy strategy to better compete with Iran in the struggle for power and influence in the Middle East.
To best advance U.S. interests and values, the United States should launch a renewed diplomatic effort to de-escalate Syria’s civil war.
Turkey should build upon recent progress investing in renewable energy to transition its energy system and reduce its reliance on imported fossil fuels.
Congress must require the U.S. Defense Department to investigate and report on allegations that the United Arab Emirates is torturing Yemeni detainees.
Restoring Christian religious communities and other minorities in Iraq will foster stability and enhance development.
President Trump’s new war Cabinet picks risk pushing the United States toward devastating wars.
International justice is at a critical crossroads, offering a perfect moment to examine its key accomplishments, shortcomings, and challenges moving forward.
With the Islamic State in retreat, the United States needs a civilian-focused strategy to help Iraqis forge a peaceful path forward.
Twelve months into Trump’s presidency, America is more isolated and less safe.
There may be some room for meaningful parliamentary action under the vastly expanded executive power of the new Turkish presidential system.
As the United States and Jordan enter the next phase of bilateral counterterrorism cooperation, they should work together to continue to strengthen Jordan’s security services.
Congress must debate the wars and Trump’s lack of fitness before any consideration of war authority.
This week, Michele and Igor are joined by Hollywood producer Scott Budnick and Sen. Chris Murphy.
The United States should choose a pragmatic path forward to ensure the strict implementation of the nuclear agreement and counter Iran’s destabilizing policies.
The Trump administration should not walk away from a decade of U.S. investment in Lebanon’s armed forces and counterterrorism institutions, which remain on the front line of the campaign against the Islamic State.