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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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Commentary

How Formidable Is ISIS?

Michael Gunter and Nahro Zagros, October 21, 2014

The immediate origins of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)1 lie in the opportunity spaces provided by two ...

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Commentary

Hotspots Smolder from North Africa to Yemen

Middle East Policy Council, July 25, 2014

While the world media’s attention is fixed on the Israeli offensive in Gaza, the region’s other bloody conflicts rumble ...

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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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Hill Forum

U.S. Commitments to the Gulf Arab States

, April 23, 2014

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

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Journal Essay

Coping with Kaleidoscopic Change in the Middle East

Chas W. Freeman, Jr.

Winter 2013, Volume XX, Number 4

I come before you this morning at this important conference with many questions and no answers. Much of the Middle ...

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