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Ending Gaza’s Perpetual Crisis

Hady Amr, Ilan Goldenberg, Kevin Huggard, Natan Sachs | December 02, 2018

Stories from the Backchannel

Stories from the Backchannel is a CNAS podcast program that examines the stories behind some of America's most important national security moments. Hosted by CNAS Middle East ...

Energy, Economics, & Security

China’s Non-Traditional Espionage Against the United States: The Threat and Potential Policy Responses

Chairman Grassley, Ranking Member Feinstein, and Honorable Members of the Committee, it is a pleasure to be invited to speak to you today about one of the most important trade...

Middle East Security

Turkey's Slap to the Face of America's Syria Policy

Yesterday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared the beginning of a military operation against the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in northern and eastern Syria, crea...


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  2. Alina Polyakova on the Russian Provocation in the Sea of Azov
  3. When Middle East Peace Almost Happened
  4. Anna Wieslander on Swedish Elections and the Nordic View of European Defense

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