- ReportFeb 4, 2016
This report offers a reexamination of U.S. Army force posture in Europe amid heightened tensions between the United States and Russia over the geopolitical orientation of Ukraine. This study reviews Russian military capabilities; considers alternative U.S.
- CommentaryJan 27, 2016
NATO’s strategy for transatlantic security, throughout the Cold War and to the present day, has been based on deterrence of potential adversaries through a mixture of both conventional and nuclear forces.
- Rebuilding the National and Global Consensus Against Illicit Narcotics: An Agenda for the Next PresidentCommentaryBy Daniel F. Runde, Julie SnyderJan 13, 2016
Generating over $322 billion a year , nearly triple the total amount of foreign assistance spent annually , illegal narcotics are a “
- JournalJan 4, 2016
New Perspectives in Foreign Policy is published by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) to provide a forum for young professionals to write on issues of importance in foreign policy. Though New Perspectives seeks to bring new voices into the dialogue, it does not endorse specific opinions or policy prescriptions.
- ReportDec 18, 2015
CSIS has released the consensus statement from the trilateral working group for the 2015 round of the European Trilateral Track 2 Nuclear Dialogues. To read and download the complete statement, click on the PDF link to the right.
- Critical QuestionsDec 3, 2015
Quickly after the November 13 Paris attacks, France’s President François Hollande invoked the European Union’s mutual defense clause and asked its European partners for solidarity. He embarked on a diplomatic offensive to strengthen Europe’s contribution to the existing U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State.
- Critical QuestionsBy Carl MeachamDec 1, 2015
Recent violence in France—and Lebanon and Iraq—was for many a reminder of the importance of cooperation in combatting our common enemies and facing new collective challenges in terms of security.
- CommentaryNov 30, 2015
The growing terrorist threat from the so-called Islamic State, Russia’s intervention in Syria, and the migration crisis in Europe have dominated the headlines in recent weeks. But the recent downing by Turkey of a Russian Su-24 plane that violated its airspace underscores as well the risks of conflict between European states.
- CommentaryNov 20, 2015
Despite the increasingly cold weather, tens of thousands refugees and migrants continue to make their way to Europe. According to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the number of people entering to seek asylum in the month of October alone was 218,000, a figure that surpassed the entire number of arrivals in 2014 (216,054).
- ReportBy Sarah Ladislaw, Michelle MeltonNov 20, 2015
Climate change is an important issue today, touching on virtually all facets of policymaking ranging from transportation to urban planning to economic policy, electricity, and international affairs.Afghanistan, Africa, Americas, Arctic, Asia, Australia, NZ & Pacific, Caribbean, Caucasus, Central Asia, China, Post-Soviet Europe, Egypt, Europe, Arabian Peninsula, India, Iran, Iraq, The Levant, Japan, Korea, Middle East, NATO, North Africa, North America, Pakistan, Russia, Russia and Eurasia, South America, Sub-Saharan Africa, Turkey, European Union