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Bipartisan Bill Could End Our Casual Relationship with War

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Chicago Tribune
Elizabeth Shackelford

The Council's Elizabeth Shackelford explains how a new bipartisan bill could renew Congressional war powers and reign in presidential power to engage the United States in conflict.

US soldiers in Afghanistan
US Department of Defense
Defense and Security

Why the US Should Withdraw Its Troops from Korea

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Responsible Statecraft
Ethan Kessler

Nearly seven decades after the armistice, the status quo on the Peninsula does not serve American interests, the Council's Ethan Kessler argues.

REUTERS
REUTERS
Defense and Security

The Global Networks Working to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

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Foreign Policy
Robert Muggah

The Council's Robert Muggah explores the web of treaties, agreements, and nonprofits dedicated to curbing nukes—or getting rid of them altogether.

Nuclear blast
Defense and Security

US Efforts Have Shown That We Need Better Foreign Aid—Not More of It

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Chicago Tribune
Elizabeth Shackelford

Elizabeth Shackelford explains why we must change the culture of international aid to ensure that more isn’t equated with better and that short-term stability isn’t preserved at the cost of long-term progress.

Food aid in South Sudan
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International Development

New Book Hints at Biden’s Strategic Approach to China

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The National Interest
Paul Heer

Given the Biden administration’s mantra that the US-China relationship “will be competitive where it should be, collaborative where it can be, and adversarial where it must be,” Doshi’s discussion of the prospects for bilateral cooperation merits attention.

Chinese Communist Party 100th Celebrations
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US Foreign Policy

The US in Afghanistan: It Was Always Going to End This Way

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Chicago Tribune
Elizabeth Shackelford

"The inevitability of the outcome does not make it any less tragic, but the tragedy does not make the decision to withdraw wrong," Senior Fellow Elizabeth Shackelford explains.

Afghanistan base after US soldiers leave
REUTERS
US Foreign Policy

Joe Biden, Russia skeptic

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GZERO Media
Ivo H. Daalder

Ivo Daalder talks with Ian Bremmer on this episode of GZERO World about the state of the US-Russia relationship.

US Foreign Policy

With Sights on China, America Declares a New Cold War

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Chicago Tribune
Elizabeth Shackelford

Elizabeth Shackelford discusses growing tensions between the US and China

US Foreign Policy

US Uses NATO Summit to Take a Tougher Stance on China

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NPR
Ivo H. Daalder

NPR's Sarah McCammon and Ivo Daalder discuss the 2021 NATO summit and what it means for the future of the alliance.

NATO headquarters
US Foreign Policy

Biden, Europe and the Future of Transatlantic Security

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Defense One
Ivo H. Daalder

Ahead of this year's NATO meeting, Ivo Daalder discusses opportunities and challenges for Europe and the United States in 2021.

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REUTERS
US Foreign Policy