ScorecardMay 24, 2023
Scowcroft Strategy Scorecard: Does the Quadrennial Homeland Security Review make the grade?
By Atlantic Council
Experts at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security went through the Department of Homeland Security’s capstone strategy document and handed out their grades.
New AtlanticistMay 3, 2023
It’s broken: The humanitarian response is keeping Syrians in a loop of helplessness
By Arwa Damon
The Atlantic Council's Arwa Damon shares insights from a recent visit to Idlib province in northwestern Syria, where the humanitarian situation remains dire.
UkraineAlertApr 25, 2023
Russia’s invasion highlights the need to invest more in Ukrainian studies
By Oleksandra Gaidai
The full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine has highlighted the need for greater international investment into Ukrainian studies but has also created huge challenges for Ukrainian academia, writes Oleksandra Gaidai.
UkraineAlertApr 6, 2023
Anti-war Russians struggle to be heard
By Christopher Isajiw
The Kremlin has worked hard to create the impression of overwhelming Russian public support for the invasion of Ukraine but anti-war sentiment may become more visible if Putin's army suffers further battlefield defeats, writes Christopher Isajiw.
UkraineAlertMar 28, 2023
Russia’s Ukraine invasion is eroding Kremlin influence in Kazakhstan
By Kamila Auyezova
The invasion of Ukraine was meant to advance Vladimir Putin’s vision of a revived Russian Empire. Instead, it is forcing other neighboring countries like Kazakhstan to urgently reassess their own relationships with Moscow.
TURKEYSourceMar 17, 2023
Turkey and Syria’s devastating earthquakes send a reminder to the world: Don’t leave Syrians behind
By Pınar Dost
The disastrous earthquakes have brought the forgotten fate of Syrians and of Syria to the forefront of the US agenda in the region. They must not be forgotten again.
Issue BriefFeb 27, 2023
Beyond the US-Mexico border: Destination of final goods, environmental impact, and future scenarios for border relations
By Atlantic Council
Three complementary analyses on the value and final destination of northbound commercial trade flows; the environmental impact of idling vehicles at the US-Mexico border; and three potential scenarion for the future of US-Mexico relations.
New AtlanticistFeb 24, 2023
One year, eight world-changing numbers. Quantifying Russia’s war in Ukraine.
By Atlantic Council experts
Experts from across the Atlantic Council have drawn up the figures they believe best illustrate all the ways this war has shaken the world.
In the NewsFeb 16, 2023
Gadzala Tirziu in The New York Sun on Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni’s role as “Europe’s gatekeeper”
On February 9, Scowcroft Center Nonresident Senior Fellow Aleksandra Gadzala Tirziu published a piece in The New York Sun on the role of Italy's new Prime Minister, Giorgia Meloni, in securing Western European borders. To curb the entry of migrants, the Meloni administration has recently taken measures to complicate migrant-aid services, such as the work of charity ships that ferry migrants across the Mediterranean.