- Sep 19, 2014
Algeria-U.S. Relations: Challenges in the Maghreb and Sahel
- Sep 10, 2014
Among the many atrocities of the Syrian civil war, the use of chemical weapons stands out as particularly brutal. The Assad regime's accession to the Chemical Weapons Convention last year and the subsequent destruction of its declared chemical arsenal has helped reduce the risk of chemical weapons use again in that region.
- 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.