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Mon, Feb 24, 2020

Iraqi MP: Continued protests provide opportunity for real reform

The massive protests that have rocked Iraq since October 2019 and have brought down one government have also given the new prime minister designee a unique opportunity to overcome vested interests and deliver meaningful reform, according to Iraqi Council of Representatives Member Sarkawt Shamsulddin.

New Atlanticist by Kyle Thetford

Democratic Transitions Iraq

Fri, Feb 21, 2020

Salman joins India Today to discuss President Trump’s visit to India

In the News by Atlantic Council

India International Norms

Fri, Feb 21, 2020

Ali and Warrick in The Hill: Storm clouds loom as Trump loyalist Grenell becomes acting intelligence chief

The past few days have seen a whiplash series of events within the leadership at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI). These changes could shape the future relationship between President Trump and the U.S. intelligence community (IC) and between the IC and the public. The president’s selection of Amb. Richard Grenell as acting director of national […]

In the News

Politics & Diplomacy

Fri, Feb 21, 2020

Nia in Just Security: For Free Expression in Iran, the U.S. Can Act to Keep the Internet On

In the News by Atlantic Council

Iran Politics & Diplomacy

Fri, Feb 21, 2020

Sherman in WIRED: Governments Are Clamping Down On Foreign Tech Investments

In the News by Atlantic Council

Politics & Diplomacy Technology & Innovation

Thu, Feb 20, 2020

To deter Iran, the Gulf states need stronger navies

The Gulf states should follow Washington’s lead in restoring deterrence in the face of the desperate regime in Tehran.

MENASource by Daniel J. Samet

Iran Middle East

Thu, Feb 20, 2020

RFE/RL spotlights Herbst and the Ukraine Reassurance Tour

In the News by Atlantic Council

Politics & Diplomacy Security Partnerships

Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Bryza quoted in Trend News Agency (Azerbaijani) on negotiations about the Nagorno Karabakh conflict

In the News by Atlantic Council

Azerbaijani Europe & Eurasia

Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Slavin quoted in CNBC on Iran’s parliamentary elections

In the News by Atlantic Council

Elections Iran

Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Hudson joins Voice of America to discuss Sudan’s decision to transfer al-Bashir to the ICC

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Democratic Transitions

Events

Wed, Mar 4, 2020

Why should the US care about Ukraine?

The recent impeachment hearings put a spotlight on Ukraine and US national interests there. The National Interest magazine compared current policy to Vietnam's “groupthink" while Ambassador John Herbst argued that the United States has vital strategic interests in Ukraine. This debate will settle the score.

2:30pm Washington DC

Wed, Feb 26, 2020

African aspirations: Launching the African Youth Survey

The Washington, DC launch of the Ichikowitz Family Foundation’s African Youth Survey, which endeavors to transform the global narrative on Africa.

3:30pm Washington DC