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January 31, 2020

Richard Fontaine Discusses U.S. Strategy, Iran, and John McCain's Legacy

By Richard Fontaine, Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Jim Townsend

Richard Fontaine, CEO of CNAS, joins Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Jim Townsend to discuss conditions for military intervention, the future of the Iran crisis, and what he learned from the late Senator John McCain.

  • Podcast
    • January 27, 2023
    The Outlook for Ukraine in 2023

    In the latest installment of our “New Year” series, we take stock of where things stand in Ukraine as we head into 2023. Over the past couple of months, the lines of territori...

    By Andrea Kendall-Taylor, Jim Townsend, Michael Kofman & Lawrence D. Freedman

  • Commentary
    • January 25, 2023
    Sharper: National Security in a Divided Congress

    Following the 2022 midterm elections, a new U.S. Congress was sworn in, resulting in a divided House and Senate with narrow margins. Key national security legislative items ar...

    By Anna Pederson & Cameron Edinburgh

  • Reports
    • January 24, 2023
    How Finnish and Swedish NATO Accession Could Shape the Future Russian Threat

    About the Transatlantic Forum on Russia This policy brief is a product of the CNAS Transatlantic Forum on Russia, an initiative designed to spur coordination between the Unite...

    By Nicholas Lokker, Jim Townsend, Heli Hautala & Andrea Kendall-Taylor

  • Commentary
    • The Hill
    • January 18, 2023
    On Ukraine aid, Republicans should follow the leader

    A robust foreign policy is critical to saving lives and in turn creating allies....

    By Heather Nauert

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