Daniel Glaser met with corporate leaders and area opinionmakers to discuss the U.S. Department of Treasury's sanctions "dynamic" with special attention paid to the new sanctions on North Korea and Iran.
CSIS invites you to a book event for
Negotiating with Evil: When to Talk to Terrorists 
The Honorable Mitchell B. Reiss
Former U.S. Special Envoy for the Northern Ireland Peace Process;
President, Washington College
CSIS hosted a Statesmen's Forum with
James B. Steinberg
Deputy Secretary of State
Jacob J. Lew
Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources
The CSIS Middle East Program hosted an event with Congressman Gary Ackerman (D-NY)
Chairman, Subcommittee on Middle East and South Asia
U.S. House Committee on Foreign Affairs
In a conventional war against Iran, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries would almost certainly win, according to Dr. Anthony Cordesman, the Burke Chair in Strategy at CSIS. Cordesman offered his assessment of Iran’s military capabilities and potential responses to them at a Gulf Roundtable hosted by the CSIS Middle East Program on June 24, 2010.
Saudi debate on a range of social and regional policy issues has expanded considerably over the last five years. Much of this discussion is driven by the media which has expanded its coverage of women’s rights, freedom of speech, and government accountability.
How Will the United States Engage in the Middle East after Iraq and Afghanistan?
General Brent Scowcroft, USAF (ret.)
Mr. David Ignatius
Global Security Forum: A review of the top security issues on our horizon
This forum is made possible with support from Finmeccanica
General James E. Cartwright, USMC
Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
If Israel struck Iran militarily, experts say, Iran would likely seek to retaliate against U.S. and GCC interests in the Gulf, Iran and Afghanistan. While Dr. Gary Sick argued that the aftermath of such a strike would be so profound as to make it both undesirable and unlikely, Dr. Kenneth Katzman suggested that contingencies are already in place to help manage the consequences.
The Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) and Layalina Productions hosted the U.S. release of:
On the Road in America: Season 2