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South Sudan’s peace process faces a February deadline. Could last summer’s flooding actually help?

February 14, 2020

Matthew Hauenstein, postdoctoral research associate, Peace Accords Matrix, and  Madhav Joshi, associate research professor, Peace Accords Matrix, considered the impact last summer’s flooding could have on […]

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Coronavirus: What do we know so far?

February 12, 2020

Joshua Eisenman, associate professor of global affairs, commented on the political climate in China surrounding the coronavirus epidemic in an interview on Aljazeera’s The Bottom Line.  […]

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Former US defense official calls US arms sales to Taiwan a catalyst for cross-Strait dialogue

January 17, 2020

A recent event at the Keough School’s Washington office was featured in a South China Morning Post article about US arms sales to Taiwan. Keynote speaker […]

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UN says ‘staggering’ deaths of rights activists in Colombia

January 14, 2020

Research by the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies was cited in an Associated Press article about the alarming deaths of civil rights activists in Colombia […]

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Catholic ethicists question US assassination of Iranian general

January 13, 2020

Gerard Powers, director of Catholic peacebuilding studies at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, considered the ethics and debate surrounding the assassination of Iranian […]

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Taiwan’s Tsai wins landslide in stinging result for China

January 11, 2020

Joshua Eisenman, associate professor of global affairs, considered China’s response to the Taiwanese election results, in a France24 article. “Will the hardline position towards Tsai… be […]

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America is in deep trouble

January 9, 2020

George A. Lopez, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies, raises questions about US foreign policy towards Iran, and advocates that sanctions […]

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In strategic Djibouti, a microcosm of China’s growing foothold in Africa

December 30, 2019

Joshua Eisenman, associate professor of global affairs, spoke on Chinese economic policy in Africa in a Washington Post article about China’s growing involvement in the African […]

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Next steps for new NAFTA

December 12, 2019

Tamara Kay, associate professor of global affairs and sociology, discussed the provisions in the new NAFTA trade agreement between the US, Mexico, and Canada in a […]

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US imposes sanctions on Islamist Rebels in Eastern Congo

December 10, 2019

Daniel Fahey, visiting associate professor of the practice, detailed the economic sanctions imposed by the US on Islamic Rebels in Eastern Congo in a recent […]