Research & Analysis

Inside the Sunni-Shia Divide - Council on Foreign Relations
Proof NATO Nukes in Europe Are Useless - Bulletin of Atomic Scientists
Losing Mosul May Be Just What Iraq Needs - Washington Institute
The Obama Doctrine and Pivot to Asia - CSIS
Neither Russia, Nor the West, Can Afford to Win Ukraine - Brookings
Who Makes Tehran's Arab Policy? - Middle East Institute
Putin Moves to Strengthen His 'Power Vertical' - Chatham House
Half of the World Lives in Fear of Torture - Amnesty International
What Europe & Asia's Elite Think of America - Chatham House
Global Media Freedom Loses Ground in 2013 - Gallup
Europe's Next Crimea - Foreign Policy Research Institute
Why This Will Be a Tough Week for Obama in Asia - The Strategist
How Khamenei Makes Decisions (PDF) - Washington Institute
Three Questions About the Exchange of Fire in Korea - CSIS
Resetting U.S.-Egypt Relations - Crown Center for Middle East Studies
No Crimean Wars for Turkey - European Council on Foreign Relations
Meanwhile in Venezuela ... Growing Chaos - Foreign Policy Initiative
South Korean Lessons for Iran - Bulletin of Atomic Scientists
Now It's Time for the West to Act in Ukraine - Brookings Institution
Biggest Rises & Falls in Global Press Freedom - Reporters Without Borders
Six Steps Toward a Final Nuclear Deal with Iran - Iran Primer
Amid Olympics, Russia Cracks Down on Media - Foreign Policy Initiative
The Geopolitics of the Sochi Olympics - Foreign Policy Research Institute
U.S. Public Opinion and Iran: Don't Trust the Polls - Running Numbers
Will We See a Softer Iran Following a Nuclear Agreement? - ORG
Iran's Economy Is Improving, So Much for Pressure - FDD
Is China Buying Up America? - AEI-Heritage Foundation
Erdogan Wanders Off the Reservation - Foreign Policy In Focus
Will Syrian War Last Another Decade? - Strategic Studies Institute
Russian State Media, Now with Even More Propaganda - Chatham House
5 Things You Need to Know About France's CAR Intervention - CSIS
Pakistan's New Generation of Terrorists - Council on Foreign Relations
China's Asia Strategy Is Still Failing - The Strategist
We May Have a Better Idea of How Many Died in Iraq - Pacific Standard
A New Palestinian Strategy? - European Council on Foreign Relations
U.S. Military Returns to the Philippines - Foreign Policy Research Institute
How Greece Can Head Off Fascism - openDemocracy
The Roots of Palestinian Authority Hate Speech - Washington Institute
How America and Europe View the World (PDF) - German Marshall Fund
The 17-Year Effort to Secure Loose Nukes - Belfer Center
The Dangers of Intervention in Syria (PDF) - Cato Institute
Algeria's Critical Juncture - Institute for Near East & Gulf Military Analysis
Everything You Need to Know About U.S. Aid to Egypt - ProPublica
Syria: Deterioration or Compromise? - Oxford Research Group
Philippines vs. China Moves to the UN - The Strategist
German Savings, Not Thrift, Hurt Europe - Carnegie Endowment
The India vs. China Border Standoff: Lessons Learned - ISDA
Why The U.S. and China Won't Go to War - East Asia Forum
Iran's Strategy in Syria - AEI & the Institute for the Study of War
China's Military and the U.S.-Japan Alliance - Carnegie