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Sarah Chayes discusses life in Taliban-resurgent Afghanistan

November 2008

Award-winning journalist Sarah Chayes spoke at CISAC Nov. 5 about the realities of the so-called "war on terror" from inside Afghanistan.

Russia rising: The Georgian crisis & U.S. foreign policy

September 2008

David Holloway reports that the ongoing crisis in Georgia has catapulted relations with Russia to a top place on the foreign-policy agenda.

Decisive gifts enable summer fellows program to continue with bold vision

September 2008

With more than a million dollars in committed new funding, CDDRL's Stanford Summer Fellows on Democracy and Development marches into its fifth year with a sustainable future and also a new name:...

Pavel Podvig: U.S.-Russian relations following Georgia conflict

August 2008

If there's a consensus about the confrontation between Russia and Georgia, writes CISAC's Pavel Podvig, it's that the conflict has seriously strained the relationship between Moscow and its Western...

O'Melveny & Myers funds faculty chair at Stanford Law School honoring former U.S. Secretary of State Warren Christopher

February 2008

STANFORD, Calif., February 14, 2008 - Stanford Law School today announced that O'Melveny & Myers law firm and a number of its current and retired partners have committed $1.5 million over five...

Toward a Nuclear-Free World

January 2008

A Wall Street Journal op-ed by former Secretaries of State George Shultz and Henry Kissinger, former Defense Secretary William Perry, former Senator Sam Nunn and other leading security experts...

FSI welcomes new faculty

October 2007

The Institute welcomes five new full-time faculty and two distinguished visitors in the current academic year.

Problems of membership: Seeking solutions to expansion, integration, and intervention in globalized Europe

August 2007

The Forum on Contemporary Europe (FCE) achieved two major goals in 2006-2007, by developing FCE into a trans-Atlantic hub for policy and academic leaders and guiding research affiliates to answer...

Twenty-seven Stanford Summer Fellows on Democracy and Development announced for 2007

May 2007

The Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law (CDDRL) at Stanford University is pleased to announce its new class of Stanford Summer Fellows on Democracy and Development.

Shorenstein APARC participates in the first Korea-U.S. West Coast Strategic Forum held in Seoul

January 2007

The first Korea - West Coast Strategic Forum, held in Seoul on December 11-12, 2006, convened policymakers, scholars and regional experts to discuss the North Korean nuclear issue, the state of the...

Re-imagining the U.S.-ROK Alliance

December 2006

The alliance between the Republic of Korea and the United States has been facing new pressures in recent months" says Shorenstein APARC's Dan Sneider.

The U.S.-Korea Tie: Myth and Reality

September 2006

Shorenstein APARC's Daniel Sneider takes the occasion of South Korean President Roh's visit to the United States to remind policy makers in both Washington and Seoul that they should keep in mind...

War-torn Afganistan Yearns to Join Family of Nations, Ambassador to U.S. Says

April 2006

Four years after the ouster of the extremist Taliban government, Afghanistan is moving ahead but needs investment and expertise to recover from 30 years of war, the country's ambassador to the...

Estonian President Voices Support for Foreign Policy Based on Democratic Values

April 2006

A foreign policy firmly grounded in democratic values makes it possible for small states to stand up for their rights in the face of the shifting interests of large states, Estonia's President...

His Excellency Sir David Manning delivers 2006 Frank E. and Arthur W. Payne Distinguished Lecture

March 2006

His Excellency Sir David Manning, British Ambassador to the United States, delivered the 2006 Frank E. and Arthur W.

Saving Face and How to Say Farewell

November 2005

Even in the absence of a sudden and dramatic shift on the battlefield toward a definitive victory, there may still be a slight opening, as narrow as the eye of a needle, for the United States to...

United States and Russia in isolation

May 2004

Any strategic vision in the war on terrorism requires broad international cooperation.

Donald Emmerson comments on the 9th ASEAN summit in Bali

September 2003

APARC Professor %people1% was interviewed about the 9th ASEAN summit in Bali.

In Op-ed, Victor and Victor argue that nuclear energy should fuel U.S.-Russia relations

February 2003

Since the fall of communism, the U.S. and Russia have been searching for areas for mutually beneficial cooperation.

An Alliance That Really Works

November 2002

%people1% - The celebration in Prague should have been more raucous. The most successful alliance in world history has extended to corners of Europe unimaginable just a few years ago.

A Reshaped Role for the U.N.

October 2002

Michael A. McFaul - The United Nations and its Security Council have never been the ultimate authority in deciding issues of war and peace.

West or East for Russia?

June 2001

Between a continuation of engagement and a return to containment is a third path: realistic engagement.