+− Leaflet | © OpenStreetMap contributors Find a full summary of the event here. Since President Trump’s decision in December 2018 to withdraw from Syria, the U.S. and Turkey have been working to find a formula that addresses Turkey’s security concerns while ensuring no […]

Find a full summary of the event here. 10:00am Registration 10:30am Panel 1: Regional Competition and Cooperation in the Syrian Conflict Charles Lister, Senior Fellow and Director of Countering Terrorism & Extremism Program, Middle East Institute (MEI) Ilan Goldenberg, Director of […]

Find a full summary of the event here. Instability in Libya after the revolution that toppled the 42 years’ authoritarian rule of Muammar Gaddafi has become a golden opportunity for extremist groups, including DAESH, Ansar al-Sharia, and Madkhali Salafis, to gain […]

May 18, 2020 2:00pm – 3:00pm Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here The coronavirus pandemic is likely to redefine the US-China relationship in the months and years ahead. President Trump as well as the Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden have […]

May 20, 2020 2:00pm – 3:15pm Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here The recent outbreak of COVID-19 has disproportionately impacted vulnerable populations around the world. With a fundamentally ill-equipped healthcare system, continuous bombing of hospitals and the use of humanitarian […]

Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here The conflict in Libya has recently developed in a new direction. With the retreat of General Haftar’s forces from Tripoli and the GNA’s recent advances towards the key city of Sirte, the dynamics on […]

June 24, 2020 2:00pm – 3:00pm Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here The world came to a screeching halt after George Floyd, a black man from Minneapolis, was murdered by a police officer. For 8 minutes and 46 seconds, Derek […]

The Event Summary can be found here   July 9, 2020 12:00pm –1:00pm Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here Turkey’s involvement in Libya over the past several months has been decisive in changing the balance of power on the ground. […]

July 15, 2020 10:00am –11:00am Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here Four years after the July 15 failed coup attempt, Turkey finds itself at a significantly changed geopolitical environment. Since that fateful day, Turkish security and foreign policies have been […]

July 16, 2020 10:00am –11:00am Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here The US-Turkey defense relationship has become more complicated in recent years and has served as a source of tension at times. The two NATO allies have long-standing security ties […]

July 20, 2020 10:00am –11:00am Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here The trade battle between China and the U.S. didn’t start with Trump and won’t end with him, argue Bob Davis and Lingling Wei. The two countries have a long […]

July 27, 2020 12:00pm –1:00pm Zoom Webinar Read Event Summary Here In 2017, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE and Egypt severed diplomatic ties with Qatar, launching an economic blockade by land, air and sea. The self-proclaimed ‘Anti-Terror Quartet’ offered maximalist […]