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Royal Shakeup Could Strain US-Saudi Relations

May 05, 2015
King Salman of Saudi Arabia announced changes in the line of succession on April 29, which could lead to new tensions in U.S.-Saudi relations. In the latest edition of the Wilson Center Middle East Program’s Viewpoints series, David Ottaway describes how a new wave of “Saudi hawks” are opposed to U.S. engagement with Iran and are asserting their military power against Tehran’s allies in Yemen.

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New book by NPIHP Partner Matias Spektor

Nov 18, 2010
Azeredo da Silveira: um Depoimento (Azeredo da Silveira: A Testimony)

CEF Director Quoted in ABC News Story on China's Environment

Nov 16, 2010
Jennifer Turner and CEF speaker Jonathan Watts Discusses China's Water Pollution and NGO Activism

A Conversation With Lee Hamilton

Nov 15, 2010
Lee H. Hamilton, outgoing president and director of the Wilson Center, appeared on dialogue to discuss what he sees as the most pressing domestic and foreign challenges facing the United States as we begin the new decade. Watch the whole interview online, including Hamilton's thoughts about the Center and its role past, present, and future.

Announcing NPIHP Fellow Giordana Pulcini

Nov 15, 2010
The Evolution of Neoconservative Thinking on US Nuclear Policy in the 1970s and 1980s

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.