- Jul 17, 2014
Chief Washington Correspondent, CBS News
Anchor, CBS News “Face the Nation”
- Jun 23, 2014
Global excitement, anticipation, and pride are mounting with the 2014 World Cup underway in Brazil this week. But the significance of soccer (or football, the world over) and sport go well beyond the stadiums. Around the world, it is being used as a unique and flexible tool to promote multiple aspects of youth development, girls empowerment, and peace.
- ISIS on the March: A conversation on the strategic future of Iraq, Syria, and international terrorismJun 19, 2014
The dramatic advances by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) inside of Iraq last week are sending shockwaves through Washington, DC, Tehran, Jerusalem, Ankara, and beyond. Ejected in February 2014 from al Qaeda's network, ISIS stands at the vanguard of today's wide array of experienced, motivated, and lethal violent extremist groups.
- Jun 12, 2014
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for African Affairs Amanda J. Dory spoke at an off-the-record CSIS Maghreb Roundtable entitled “U.S. Engagement in the Maghreb” on June 12, 2014. Dory shared her view of the major strategic threats facing the United States in North Africa and the Sahel, outlined trends in U.S.
- Jun 12, 2014
On June 12, from 9:15am to 2:00pm, CSIS will host a conference on the burgeoning human crisis inside Syria and in the surrounding region.
- May 8, 2014
In this Careers in Development session, Elisabeth Kvitashvili will discuss her extensive experience working throughout conflict regions, with a focus on USAID's efforts to bridge humanitarian and development assistance programming to build long-term resilience. She will also offer specific tips for young professionals who are interested in working in global development.
- Apr 28, 2014
His Excellency Nabil Fahmy
Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt
Introduction and Moderated Q&A by
Dr. Jon B. Alterman
Brzezinski Chair in Global Security and Geostrategy and Director, CSIS Middle East Program
- Apr 23, 2014
Iraq's Parliamentary Elections
H.E. Ambassador Lukman Faily
Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to the United States
- Apr 14, 2014
Events in Egypt and Syria have heightened the tensions inherent in Saudi Arabia’s counterintuitive and often ambiguous attitude toward Islamist groups, according to Jon B. Alterman and William McCants. Jon Alterman directs the Middle East Program and holds the Zbigniew Brzezinski Chair in Global Security and Geostrategy at CSIS.