Resources on the implications of the U.K.'s exit from the European Union for transatlantic security.

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FPI's Tzvi Kahn analyzes Tehran's latest imprisonments of Iranian dual nationals.

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Key quotations from FPI's June 16 conference call on the extremist threat facing the U.S. post-Orlando

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FPI is accepting applications for our 2016 Future Leaders Program until Friday August 5.

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Overnight Brief

June 24, 2016

Britain votes to leave EU, PM Cameron plans to step down

WSJ editorial, Applebaum, and Weiss on Brexit

Josh Rogin: Admin is failing to stop China’s Pacific aggression

US seeks to use US business to lock-in the Iran Deal

Lawmakers seek to reopen Iran nuclear weapons probe

FPI’s Tzvi Kahn: Iran’s hostage crisis continues

FPI’s Cimmino, Mukasey + Jaffer, Hayes, and Gerecht on next steps after Orlando

Rep. Seth Moulton: Get ready for another Iraq War

US fighter sales to Gulf allies stalled for three years

OAS head calls for Maduo recall to restore Venezuelan democracy


June 24, 2016

By FPI Policy Intern Jeff Cimmino

President Obama reported last week that Orlando shooter Omar Mateen was inspired by “extremist information that was disseminated over the Internet.”

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James Kirchick | June 24, 2016

To those cheering the British people’s vote to leave the European Union, claiming that the body is a proven “failure,” I have only one question: a failure compared to what?

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James Kirchick | June 22, 2016

Until the collapse of the Berlin Wall, most Americans assumed the Cold War would be a permanent fixture of the geopolitical landscape. From Harry Truman onward, every president explained that the confrontation with Soviet communism was generational in scope.


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