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Afghan War

Commentary

Kunduz Hospital Bombing Raises Difficult Questions

Middle East Policy Council, October 8, 2015

The coalition bombing of a Medicines sans Frontiers hospital in Kunduz has thrust the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan ...

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Hill Forum

Managing, Ending and Avoiding Wars in the Middle East

, January 20, 2015

The following is an unedited transcript of the seventy-ninth in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by ...

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Journal Essay

U.S. Power in the Middle East: Not Declining

Thomas Juneau

Summer 2014, Volume XXI, Number 2

It has become common to hear that American power in the Middle East is waning. The recent U.S.-Russia deal on ...

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Commentary

Afghanis Vote with Hope and Uncertainty

Middle East Policy Council, April 8, 2014

Citizens in Afghanistan went to the ballot box over the weekend to vote in their country’s presidential elections. With ...

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Commentary

William Quandt on U.S. Grand Strategy in the Middle East

Middle East Policy Council, January 29, 2013

In this clip from our recent conference, U.S. Grand Strategy in the Middle East, William Quandt (Professor, University of Virginia; ...

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Speech

Change without Progress in the Middle East

Ambassador Chas W. Freeman Jr. (USFS, ret.), October 25, 2012

It’s an honor to have been asked once again to address this important annual conference on U.S.-Arab relations.  ...

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