October 29, 2021: The U.S. continues to have significant national interests in the Middle East & North Africa directly related to great power competition, despite the Biden admin’s desire to pivot elsewhere. Our report outlines four top vital national security interests and several policy priorities that should guide policymakers.
September 9, 2021: The Taliban’s victory in its 20-year insurgency against the U.S.-backed Afghan government is a major setback to U.S. counterterrorism efforts. The United States must continue to pursue and identify an opportunity to rebuild an intelligence and counterterrorism partnership in Afghanistan. Full report here.