Middle East Strategy Task Force Co-Chairs Madeleine Albright and Stephen Hadley discuss the immigration ban and Trump administration policies on Fareed Zakaria GPS. Watch the interview:
Atlantic Council Nonresident Senior Fellow Ambassador Richard LeBaron and Middle East Strategy Task Force Deputy Director Jessica Ashooh write for The Chronicle of Higher Education on the implications of the immigration ban on students and colleges: Regardless of whether it stands up […]
Please join the Atlantic Council on Wednesday, February 1 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. for an online video conversation with Hariri Center experts Mohamed Eljarh, Faysal Itani, and Tarek Radwan about what overall strategy and policy changes towards the Middle East the new US administration should adopt. Joyce Karam of Al-Hayat will moderate the discussion.
Please join the Atlantic Council on Wednesday, Nov 30th from 12:00-2:00 pm for a conversation with former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former US National Security Adviser Stephen Hadley for the exclusive global release of their new Middle East Strategy Task Force (MEST) report.
The Middle East is not condemned to a debilitating cycle of conflict. There is nothing inevitable or unfixable about what ails the states of the region today. Still, the current reality is alarmingly clear: a global crisis emanating from the Middle East convulsing much of the region in instability and violence, while projecting the threat and reality of terrorism and disruption far beyond.
On November 30, 2016, the Atlantic Council’s Rafik Hariri Center launched the Middle East Strategy Task Force (MEST) co-chairs’ final report with an event featuring former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former US National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley. The discussion was moderated by Ayman Mohyeldin of MSNBC and NBC with opening remarks by Atlantic Council President and CEO Frederick Kempe.
Leaders Magazine features the Middle East Strategy Task Force final report in “Le rapport de Madeleine K. Albright et Stephan J. Hadley sur le Moyen Orient“: Nous vous présentons ci-après, le rapport de Madeleine K. Albright et Stephan J. Hadley relatif de […]
Democracy Digest features MEST final report recommendations in “Identity trumps ideology for radical extremists?“: Indeed, religious commitment is not a primary factor in the motivation and recruitment of jihadist fighters, says the Final Report of the Atlantic Council’s Middle East Strategy Task […]
Democracy Digest features MEST final report recommendations in “Make MENA’s ‘green shoots of change’ scalable and durable“: Creating the means for government and civic groups to communicate and cooperate is essential to ensuring that good ideas are scalable across societies and durable […]