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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sits in front of a row of Turkish flags.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sits in front of a row of Turkish flags.
Global Politics
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In the News Politico Ivo H. Daalder
Despite President Erdoğan's status as a complicated ally, Turkey's strategic importance to NATO is clear, argues Ivo Daalder.
Guards stand near a large razor wire topped fence near Gaza on a cloudy day.
Guards stand near a large razor wire topped fence near Gaza on a cloudy day.
Public Opinion
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Blog Running Numbers by Emily Sullivan
Polling finds that Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza have different preferences regarding a solution to the conflict with Israel.
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Martin Indyk and Council President Ivo Daalder discuss US diplomacy in the Middle East and the lessons of Henry Kissinger’s attempts to achieve peace in the region.

NPR's Sarah Gilbert Joins the Council

After an extensive nationwide search, the Chicago Council on Global Affairs is delighted to announce the appointment of Sarah Gilbert as Chief Content Officer. Gilbert comes to the Council from NPR where she was the Vice President of News Programming.
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Against a backdrop of Russian and Chinese flags, Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the end of a joint press briefing in Beijing's Great Hall of the People.
Against a backdrop of Russian and Chinese flags, Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the end of a joint press briefing in Beijing's Great Hall of the People. Against a backdrop of Russian and Chinese flags, Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the end of a joint press briefing in Beijing's Great Hall of the People.
Against a backdrop of Russian and Chinese flags, Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the end of a joint press briefing in Beijing's Great Hall of the People.
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Video Series World Review with Ivo Daalder
In lieu of a new World Review, Ivo Daalder talks with Catherine Ashton, Robert Kagan, and Kishore Mahbubani about Russia and China’s efforts to counter US power.

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