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Human Trafficking and Slavery in the 21st Century

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:07:20 EST

This blog post was co-authored with Anne C(image)



NAFTA, China, and the WTO: End of the Beginning, or Beginning of the End?

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 11:19:02 EST

The next few weeks could be the most consequential for global trade since the final negotiations(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: January 13 - January 19

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:05:35 EST

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



The Rakhine State Crisis—and Myanmar’s Other Severe Problems

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 17:11:28 EST

The ongoing crisis in Rakhine State, where the Myanmar armed forces have credibly been accused of(image)



U.S. Must Make Election Meddling More Costly for Russia to Deter Future Attacks, Argue Blackwill and Gordon in Report

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:50:33 EST

January 19, 2018—The United States has failed to elevate Russia’s intervention in U.S.(image)



Cyber Week in Review: January 19, 2018

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:07:24 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Containing Russia, Again: An Adversary Attacked the United States—It’s Time to Respond

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:26:49 EST

This article was originally published in (image)



Facebook Live: The Road Not Taken

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:04:27 EST

I sat down today with my colleague Max Boot to(image)



Zuma’s Commission on State Capture: Progress or Politics as Usual?

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:01:00 EST

Tyler McBrien is a research associate for education at the Council on Foreign Relations. (image)



Former U.S. Ambassadors to Africa Protest President Trump’s Remarks

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:52:27 EST

President Donald Trump’s January 11 comments denigrating African countries has produced a fierce,(image)



A Few Words on China’s Holdings of U.S. Bonds

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 16:00:10 EST

China’s reported desire to slow its Treasury purchases briefly generated a lot of attention (Chin(image)



Is Israel's International Isolation Growing or Diminishing?

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:56:42 EST

The lopsided December 2017 vote on Jerusalem in the UN General Assembly gave the impression that(image)



More Than 40 Million People Enslaved Worldwide, Shows New CFR InfoGuide

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:04:11 EST

January 17, 2018—Slavery is universally prohibited by national and international laws, but more t(image)



Modern Slavery: Its Root Causes and the Human Toll

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 09:32:10 EST

Slavery dates back to ancient times and has left its trace across cultures and continents.(image)



Trump Gets UNRWA Right

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:31:04 EST

The Trump administration has announced a large cut in U.S.(image)



The Winter Olympics and the Paradox of South Korea’s Global Reach and Its Regional Constraint

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:27:34 EST

The war of words between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un in recent months has virtually drowned out(image)



Southeast Asia’s Press Freedoms Collapse: 2018 Could Be Worse for Southeast Asian Democracy Than 2017

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:39:26 EST

As I noted late last year, 2017 was a disastrous year for democracy in Southeast Asia.(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: January 6 - January 12

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:21:51 EST

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



African Anger Builds Over President Trump’s Racist Comments

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:11:38 EST

Far from dissipating, African(image)



How Beijing Addresses Its Air Pollution Problem

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:06:38 EST

Back in 2013, China experienced its worst smog outbreak since 1961.(image)



Clean Energy Might Reduce Global Warming, But What Will It Do to Geopolitics?

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:56:43 EST

This post is co-written by Sagatom Saha, Fulbright Fellow in Ukraine and Visiting Fellow at t(image)



Is Israel’s International Isolation Diminishing?

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:46:18 EST

In December 2017, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution rejecting and criticizing the U.S.(image)



Why Are There No Cyber Arms Control Agreements?

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:11:57 EST

Erica D. Borghard and Shawn W.(image)



Is War About to Break Out in the Horn of Africa? Will the West Even Notice?

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 10:11:28 EST

This article was originally published(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:27:00 EST

Somaliland moves to criminalize rape(image)






President Trump Attacks African and Haitian Immigration to the United States

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 10:54:53 EST

American media is reporting that, during a bipartisan meeting with members of Congress on immigra(image)



Ed Royce, Champion of Africa in the U.S. House, Will not Run for Reelection

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:16:30 EST

This is a guest blog post by Anthony Carroll.(image)



Cyber Week in Review: January 12, 2018

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 15:12:39 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)









Teaching Notes: Modern Slavery

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 15:39:38 EST

Slavery disproportionally affects women and girls while also victimizing men and boys of all back(image)



Thailand is Really, and I Mean Really, Close to Meeting the Treasury’s Manipulation Criteria

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 11:15:02 EST

Thailand has long met the current account surplus and intervention(image)



Buddhist Nationalism and the Rakhine Crisis: A Review

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 16:44:56 EST

There is plenty of blame to go around for the current humanitarian crisis in western Myanmar’s Ra(image)



Inter-Korean Olympic Agreement: An Opening to Reduced Tensions, For Now

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 15:49:18 EST

High-level officials from North and South Korea met at the Peace House at Panmunjom today and(image)



Is Annexation of the West Bank Already Here?

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 15:01:46 EST

My recent(image)






Increasing U.S.-ROK-ASEAN Cooperation

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 13:37:02 EST

Since its establishment in 1967, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has fostered(image)



Green Giants? Sectoral Obstacles and Opportunities to Reduce Carbon Emissions in China and India

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 12:55:17 EST

This guest post is co-authored by Joshua Busby, associate professor of public affairs at the(image)



South African Parliament Reviews Way to Remove President

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 11:23:08 EST

On December 29, South Africa's Constitutional Court(image)



Mnangagwa Tightens the Screws in Zimbabwe

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 10:42:08 EST

Emmerson Mnangagwa’s post-Mugabe regime is(image)



An Olympic Window for Korean Nuclear De-escalation

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 19:19:58 EST

Jongsoo Lee is senior managing director at Brock Securities and center associate at Davis Cen(image)



As China Extends Its Influence Abroad, When Does Influence Become Interference?

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 13:29:51 EST

Over the past six months, debates have grown in Australia and New Zealand about whether China is(image)






Israel Moves to Annex the West Bank—This Is How the Two-State Solution Dies

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 11:21:28 EST

This article was originally published(image)



China: Pretender to the Throne

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 10:18:48 EST

The New Year has brought a rash of new(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: December 30 - January 5

Mon, 08 Jan 2018 09:16:41 EST

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Cyber Week in Review: January 5, 2018

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 16:36:43 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 16:09:20 EST

Iceland mandates proof of equal pay(image)



The Islamic Republic’s Power Centers

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:31:32 EST

At the start of 2018, Iran experienced the largest nationwide protests since the 2009 Green Revol(image)