U.S.-Afghanistan Relations: Vision for the Future

Is there political will in the U.S. to help Afghanistan maintain the social, economic, and human rights gains of the past two decades? If so, what are some of the policies you think should be pursued to this end? Carter Malkasian was the special assistant for strategy to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of…

Carter Malkasian on U.S. Role in Afghanistan

Dr. Carter Malkasian, Principal Research Scientist at CNA Corporation, discusses the U.S. role in Afghanistan’s transformation and explores how Afghans perceive changes in the Afghan-U.S. relationship.  

The Role of Energy in U.S.-Turkey Relations

Ceren Aydemir discusses the role of energy in Turkey-U.S. relations and potential areas for cooperation between the two nations. She provides examples of new possibilities for partnership between the US and Turkey on energy issues, including on renewable energy and natural gas, and how the potential for the US to influence Turkey’s relations with its…