The Islamic State’s defeat in Syria will not automatically bring displaced people home. A broader political settlement that reflects regional and national realities will be required.
Russia has employed a range of policy tools in recent years to undermine elements of the U.S.-led international order and expand Moscow’s influence on the global stage.
Incidents involving Iran have been among the most sophisticated, costly, and consequential attacks in the history of the internet.
The risk of an inadvertent nuclear war is rising because of the entanglement of non-nuclear weapons with nuclear weapons and their command-and-control capabilities.
Dialogue between Beijing, Tokyo, and Washington can help reduce the risks and costs of ill-advised defense spending, even if such engagement cannot bridge differences between these countries’ perceived national interests.
A discussion of Jeffrey Feltman’s December 2017 trip to North Korea. Feltman was the highest level official from the United Nations to meet with officials in North Korea since 2010.