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Maximum Pressure: Inevitable Conflict with Iran or a Calmer Middle East?

Maximum Pressure: Inevitable Conflict with Iran or a Calmer Middle East?

Stuck in the Middle: Iraq Caught Between the U.S. and Iran

Stuck in the Middle: Iraq Caught Between the U.S. and Iran

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

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

The UN vs. Israel: Strengthening U.S.-Israeli Relations in the Age of Trump

The UN vs. Israel: Strengthening U.S.-Israeli Relations in the Age of Trump

Post-ISIS Stabilization and Reconstruction in Syria and Iraq

Post-ISIS Stabilization and Reconstruction in Syria and Iraq

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

Crisis in Yemen: A Strategic Threat to U.S. Interests and Allies?

Crisis in Yemen: A Strategic Threat to U.S. Interests and Allies?

The Ambassadors Series: A Discussion with Ambassador Danny Danon

The Ambassadors Series: A Discussion with Ambassador Danny Danon

The Future of U.S.-Afghanistan Relations: A View from Afghanistan

The Future of U.S.-Afghanistan Relations: A View from Afghanistan

Revolution and Civil Unrest: Lessons From Venezuela and Syria

Revolution and Civil Unrest: Lessons From Venezuela and Syria

Victory Over the Islamic State and U.S. Withdrawal From Syria

Victory Over the Islamic State and U.S. Withdrawal From Syria March 1 Event

Post-ISIS Iraq: Collective Punishment of the Sunni People

Post-ISIS Iraq: Collective Punishment of the Sunni People

Iran Sanctions: Mounting Pressure or Concessions to Europe?

Iran Sanctions: Mounting Pressure or Concessions to Europe?

Next Steps for U.S. Strategy in Syria

Next Steps for U.S. Strategy in Syria October 26 Event

Syria’s Proxy Battle: Regional Players and U.S. Policy

Syria’s Proxy Battle: Regional Players and U.S. Policy October 3 Event

Iraq: Escalating Domestic and Regional Tensions

Iraq: Escalating Domestic and Regional Tensions September 19 Event

The War on Something-ism: 17 Years and Counting

The War on Something-ism: 17 Years and Counting September 10 Event

Syria: Obstacles to Reconstruction and Stability

Syria: Obstacles to Reconstruction and Stability August 29 Event

Iraq: Political Parties, Protests, and Security

Iraq: Political Parties, Protests, and Security August 17th Event

Iran: Protests, Sanctions, and Regime Viability

Iran: Protests, Sanctions, and Regime Viability August 15 Event

Living With Genocide: Four Years After ISIS Attacked

Living With Genocide: Four Years After ISIS Attacked August 3 Event

The Iraqi Elections: Waiting for Sadr and Soleimani

The Iraqi Elections: Waiting for Sadr and Soleimani May 22 Event

Trump and the JCPOA: It’s the End of the World As We Know It?

Trump and the JCPOA: It’s the End of the World As We Know It? May 9 Event

Syria: Should I Stay or Should I Go Now?

Syria: Should I Stay or Should I Go Now? May 8 Event

Iran’s Entrenched Footprint in Iraq and Syria

Iran’s Entrenched Footprint in Iraq and Syria April 26 event

Consolidating and Losing Gains in Syria

Consolidating and Losing Gains in Syria March 13 Event

Reconstructing Iraq: Challenges Ahead

Reconstructing Iraq: Challenges Ahead February 22nd Event

Broadcasting Change: Arabic Media as a Catalyst for Liberalism

Broadcasting Change: Arabic Media as a Catalyst for Liberalism January 30th Event

Turkey, the Kurds, and the Struggle for Order in the Middle East

Turkey, the Kurds, and the Struggle for Order in the Middle East January 23rd Event

The Crisis in Iran and Its Implications for Syria

The Crisis in Iran and Its Implications for Syria January 10th Event

Is Lebanon Saudi Arabia's New Zone of Confrontation with Iran?

Is Lebanon Saudi Arabia's New Zone of Confrontation with Iran? November 20th Event

The Future of Orthodox Christianity in Syria and America

The Future of Orthodox Christianity in Syria and America October 24th Event

Countering Violent Extremism: Qatar, Iran, and the Muslim Brotherhood

Countering Violent Extremism: Qatar, Iran, and the Muslim Brotherhood October 23rd Event

The Fate of the Iran Deal: Trump’s Strategy for the Middle East

The Fate of the Iran Deal: Trump’s Strategy for the Middle East October 13th Event

Iraq After the Kurdistan Referendum: What Next?

Iraq After the Kurdistan Referendum: What Next? October 5th Event

Iran's Land Bridge: Countering a Growing Influence in the Middle East

Iran's Land Bridge: Countering a Growing Influence in the Middle East September 29th Event

Justice for the Yezidis: ISIS and Crimes of Genocide

Justice for the Yezidis: ISIS and Crimes of Genocide August 3rd Event

Six Days of Fire: Israel and the June 1967 War, Fifty Years On

Six Days of Fire: Israel and the June 1967 War, Fifty Years On June 2 Event

Western Policy Toward the Syria Crisis: Looking Forward

Western Policy Toward the Syria Crisis: Looking Forward May 11th Event

A Discussion with Israeli Minister of Justice Ayelet Shaked

A Discussion with Israeli Minister of Justice Ayelet Shaked May 10th Event

Trump's Middle East Policy: Analyzing the First Hundred Days

Trump's Middle East Policy: Analyzing the First Hundred Days May 9th Event

U.S.-Egyptian Relations in the Age of ISIS

U.S.-Egyptian Relations in the Age of ISIS April 3rd Event

The Syrian Crisis: American Interests and Moral Considerations

The Syrian Crisis: American Interests and Moral Considerations March 10th Event

The State of Iraq—and the Republic of Kurdistan?—After ISIS

The State of Iraq—and the Republic of Kurdistan?—After ISIS February 23rd Event

The Iran Deal Under Trump

The Iran Deal Under Trump January 25th Event

The American Moment in the Middle East--from Eisenhower to Trump

The American Moment in the Middle East--from Eisenhower to Trump November 21st Event

Morocco's Fight with Violent Extremism

Morocco's Fight with Violent Extremism November 16th Event

A View of the U.S. Election From Iraq

A View of the U.S. Election From Iraq November 4th Event

Can Israel Become a Maritime Power?

Can Israel Become a Maritime Power? September 26th Event

ISIS: On the Verge of Defeat or Transforming Itself for the Long Haul?

ISIS: On the Verge of Defeat or Transforming Itself for the Long Haul? September 13th Event

Is the War on Terrorism Really Winnable?

Is the War on Terrorism Really Winnable? Co-presented with the 92Y

After Mosul: The Imperative of Bolstering U.S. Allies

After Mosul: The Imperative of Bolstering U.S. Allies September 9th Event

Geostrategic Ramifications of the Crisis in Turkey

Geostrategic Ramifications of the Crisis in Turkey July 27th Event

The Future of North Africa—Reports from Libya, Tunisia, and Morocco

The Future of North Africa—Reports from Libya, Tunisia, and Morocco June 29th Event

Afghanistan: Fighting the Taliban

Afghanistan: Fighting the Taliban June 13th Event

A Conversation on the Middle East with Congressman Adam Kinzinger

A Conversation on the Middle East with Congressman Adam Kinzinger May 26th Event

The Middle East in Crisis: A Discussion with Senator Marco Rubio

The Middle East in Crisis: A Discussion with Senator Marco Rubio May 10th Event

Assessing the Obama Doctrine in the Middle East ─ What Next?

Assessing the Obama Doctrine in the Middle East ─ What Next? April 7th Event

The Syrian War, Five Years On

The Syrian War, Five Years On March 29th Event

Egypt's Enduring Security Challenges

Egypt's Enduring Security Challenges February 23rd Event

The Syrian War and Terror in Europe December 2nd Event

China's Road Through Pakistan November 18th Event

The Consequences of the Emerging American-Iranian Nuclear Deal May 26th Event

What's Wrong with the Proposed Nuclear Deal with Iran? April 24 Event

How Should the U.S. Roll Back and Defeat the Islamic State? March 19th Event

The State and Future of Egypt’s Islamists December 18th Event

The Struggle for Pakistan November 20th Event

Weighing the Costs and Benefits of a Prospective U.S.-Iran Nuclear Deal November 19th Event

Turmoil in the Eastern Mediterranean: A View from America's Allies November 13th Event