U.S. Foreign Policy News

Four Ways Congress Can Improve the Iran Nuclear Deal

Apr 21, 2015
"The last thing the United States needs is 535 legislators micromanaging its Iran policy. But having worked at the State Department for more than two decades, I know I don’t want Foggy Bottom controlling a 10- to 15-year deal with Iran. Here are four ways Congress could play a credible role on the Iran deal," writes Aaron David Miller

Extensa agenda del Presidente hondureño en EE UU

Apr 20, 2015
This article details the schedule of President Juan Orlando Hernandez of Honduras while he is in Washington, including his conversation at the Wilson Center. This article is in Spanish.

A Preview: Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to the U.S.

Apr 17, 2015
When Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the US, he will be the first Japanese head of state to address Congress in 54 years. We spoke with Shihoko Goto to learn more about plans and expectations for the Prime Minister’s visit.

Where Have All the Arab States Gone?

Apr 16, 2015
Why don’t (or can’t) the Arabs take more responsibility for the problems that affect their region?It’s their neighborhood, after all.

The U.S.-Mexico Border Economy in Transition: Infographic

Apr 15, 2015
This infographic discusses trends and initiatives on the U.S.-Mexico border. The facts are drawn from the Mexico Institute's publication "The U.S.-Mexico Border Economy in Transition."

¿Cuánto ha cambiado la relación de EE.UU. con los países de América Latina?

Apr 11, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article regarding the changing relations between the United States and Latin America. This article is in Spanish.

Obama's big Caribbean trip is all about Venezuela and oil

Apr 10, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article regarding Obama's agenda at the Summit of the Americas in Panama City.

The Iran Deal Is Good–for the Mullahs

Apr 10, 2015
"Barack Obama wanted to avoid being the U.S. president who presides over Iran getting the bomb. Iran wanted sanctions relief and validation of its nuclear program. Both sides made concessions, and a crisis appears to have been averted, at least in the short term. But what we know now suggests that the mullahs got the better end of the deal" writes Aaron David Miller.

Another Big Step for Cuba

Apr 09, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is interviewed regarding the expectation for the United States to remove Cuba from the terrorism list.

EUA quiere abrir en Panamá un nuevo capítulo con América Latina

Apr 08, 2015
Cynthia Arnson, Director of the Latin American Program, is quoted in this article regarding the Summit of the Americas. This article is in Spanish.

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