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Lebanon protests
Lebanon protests
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PAST EVENT VIDEO World Review
Kim Ghattas, Gideon Rachman, and Carla Anne Robbins join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.
Indian flag and three soldiers on a parapet.
Indian flag and three soldiers on a parapet.
Defense and Security
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In the News The Diplomat Chet Lee
"An honest evaluation of the Quad militarily will highlight the fact that India is hampering its overall effectiveness," writes US Navy Federal Executive Fellow Chet Lee in the Diplomat.
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A 120m sand artwork by Sand in Your Eye is seen at New Brighton Beach on the Wirral peninsular aims in New Brighton, Britain
A 120m sand artwork by Sand in Your Eye is seen at New Brighton Beach on the Wirral peninsular aims in New Brighton, Britain
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Ahead of the 2021 UN Climate Change Conference, COP26, climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe argues that we need to find shared values in order to achieve collective action on climate change.

Century of Global Leadership

Join us this fall for a series of programs reflecting on key themes and pivotal periods that shaped the Council’s first century. Hear from leading historians and foreign policy analysts, people who were in the room, and leaders who changed the world.
The Chicago Council celebrates a century of global leadership with this series.
Screen shot of Ivo Daalder on the Mehdi Hasan show.
Screen shot of Ivo Daalder on the Mehdi Hasan show.
US Foreign Policy
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In the News MSNBC Ivo H. Daalder
Ten years after the US intervention in Libya and subsequent death of dictator Muammar Gaddafi, Ivo Daalder speaks with Mehdi Hasan on MSNBC about the fallout.

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