The administration just slashed the number of refugees the U.S. will admit to a record low. Its reasoning doesn’t pass the laugh test.
Originally published in Politico
Crisis Group's Middle East & North Africa Program Director Joost Hiltermann participated in the 2018 Körber Policy Game, designed to explore possible outcomes in the event of a crisis between Turkey and the West in Syria. While the exercise underscored many of the Syrian conflict's complexities, it also revealed that a strong desire by stakeholders to find common ground can help overcome them.
Pakistan’s central government is all-in on CPEC. But at key points, local communities are resisting.
Originally published in The Diplomat
Originally published in Time
Originally published in The Times of Israel
Originally published in Verdad Abierta
Originally published in The Hill
Poverty has driven many previous waves of migrants from their homes. What’s new now is the rise of the gangs.
Originally published in The Atlantic
Originally published in Huffington Post