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New From the CWIHP Book Series: A Distant Front in the Cold War: The USSR in West Africa and the Congo, 1956-1964

Nov 30, 2010
A new book published by the Woodrow Wilson Center Press reveals West Africa as a significant site of Cold War conflict in the late 1950s and early 1960s.

Responding to Pakistan's Water Crisis

Nov 29, 2010
How can the world help Pakistan respond to its widespread and deadly water crisis? In a new policy brief published by the Norwegian Peacebuilding Center, program associate Michael Kugelman examines the opportunities and constraints faced by the international community in its efforts to help reduce the country's water woes.

The Strange Case of Iran's Centrifuges

Nov 23, 2010
Iran suspended uranium enrichment for at least one day in November, a new United Nations report reveals, but it was due to technical problems. Public Policy Scholar Michael Adler examines the latest IAEA reports on Iran and Syria.