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Blaise Misztal

Fellow

Blaise Misztal is a fellow at Hudson Institute. His research program focuses on the Middle East, Europe, and strategic competition.

Most recently, Misztal served as the Executive Director of the Task Force on Extremism in Fragile States, a congressionally mandated project convened by the U.S. Institute of Peace. Prior to that, he was director of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s national security program where he managed a team responsible for researching and developing policy recommendations concerning a variety of national security issues, including Iran and its nuclear program, U.S.-Turkey relations, cybersecurity, countering extremism, and state fragility. He has testified before Congress and published widely—including op-eds in the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, New Republic, and Roll Call. In addition, Misztal wrote and directed the 2009 “Cyber ShockWave” simulation that aired on CNN.

Misztal holds an M.Phil. in political science from Yale and an A.B. with honors from the University of Chicago.

He is a native Polish speaker.

Iran's Deadly Repression and the U.S. Response

Iran's Deadly Repression and the U.S. Response

Book Discussion: Shatter the Nations - ISIS and the War for the Caliphate

Book Discussion: Shatter the Nations - ISIS and the War for the Caliphate

Multilateral Institutions: Indispensable or Irrelevant to Global Peace and Prosperity?

Multilateral Institutions: Indispensable or Irrelevant to Global Peace and Prosperity?

After the Syrian Pullback: What Next for U.S. Middle East Policy?

After the Syrian Pullback: What Next for U.S. Middle East Policy?

Protecting American Interests in Fragile States

Protecting American Interests in Fragile States

Under Pressure: The Trajectory of U.S.-Turkish Relations

Under Pressure: The Trajectory of U.S.-Turkish Relations

Withdrawal or Realignment? The Future of U.S. Middle East Policy After 2020

Withdrawal or Realignment? The Future of U.S. Middle East Policy After 2020