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Implementing Grand Strategy Toward China

16-Jan-2020 3:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Preparing for the Next Foreign Policy Crisis

15-Jan-2020 3:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Evaluating the Trump Administration’s Iran Policy

In his testimony before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, CFR President Richard N. Haass analyzed the pros and cons of the targeted killing of Qasem Soleimani and offered recommendations for U.S. policy moving forward.
14-Jan-2020 4:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Conflicts to Watch in 2020

In CFR’s annual Preventive Priorities Survey, U.S. foreign policy experts assess the likelihood and impact of thirty potential conflicts that could emerge or escalate in the coming year.
7-Jan-2020 5:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

Why It Matters: Prescription for Disaster

Bacteria are becoming increasingly resistant to antibiotics. A major cause is their overuse in both humans and animals. At the same time, a lack of financial incentives is setting back efforts to discover new classes of antibiotics. The problem is...
31-Dec-2019 10:15 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Why Does the Census Matter?

The U.S. census, one of the few in the world to directly count every resident, is used to distribute political power as well as federal funding. In 2020, it faces controversy over immigration, cybersecurity, and rising costs.
17-Dec-2019 12:45 PM EST Add to Favorites

Why It Matters: Space Jam

Space is getting crowded. The biggest challenge is space junk—the debris that results when satellites break up or get shot down. If we aren’t careful, space junk, and space conflict, could cause a lot of problems down here on Earth.
10-Dec-2019 3:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) - Backgrounder by Jonathan Masters

As NATO readies for what some believe is a new Cold War with Russia, the seventy-year-old alliance struggles to manage widening internal divisions.
10-Dec-2019 3:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Visualizing 2020: Trends to Watch

CFR experts spotlight some of the most important trends they will be tracking in the year ahead.
17-Dec-2019 12:55 PM EST

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Yes, Virginia, China Is Exporting Its Model

Last week I took part in a debate at CSIS on the topic of whether China seeks to export its development model. For me, the answer to this question is self-evident: of course it does.
17-Dec-2019 12:45 PM EST

Who Pays for Tariffs?

Who wins and who loses in the back and forth on tariffs? CFR’s Shannon K. O’Neil breaks down the ongoing tariff battle between the United States and China.
10-Dec-2019 3:15 PM EST

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Can Presidents Block Investment in China?

President Trump has threatened to make U.S. companies leave China. Can he do that?
10-Sep-2019 9:00 AM EDT

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