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Experts discussed the economic impacts of COVID-19 on the Port of Los Angeles in a recent teleconference.
The head-scratching case of Thomas Erdbrink, who apparently upset the Iranian government and went silent for a year, writes Peter Theroux.
Progress has been made on trade and security cooperation in the U.S.-Mexico relationship, but more remains to be done, writes Michael Camuñez.
The global developments regarding the COVID-19 pandemic have had a marked impact on Mexico, which is just barely at the beginning of the proverbial COVID-19 curve, write Pamela Starr, Geoffrey Jones, and Michael Camuñez in this special report from Monarch Global Strategies.
A Pacific Council delegation recently traveled to Abu Dhabi and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates at the invitation of the Crown Prince Court. Read key takeaways from their discussions.
Thousands of women at the Moria Refugee Camp in Greece struggle every day against the odds to stay healthy, feed their children, keep their dignity, and survive to see a better day, writes Maryam Zar.
COVID-19 will travel pre-modern pilgrimage routes and invoke post-modern conspiracy theories, writes Ibrahim Al-Marashi.
Get to know our current crop of Junior Fellows! Next up: Lucy Santora of USC.
As part of the Pacific Council’s GTMO Observer Program, Les Lo Baugh, Jr., traveled to Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, to attend the pre-trial proceedings involving the U.S. prosecution against Khalid Shaikh Mohammad and others accused of carrying out the 9/11 attacks. Read his Observer Dispatch.
As one of the six women who served as founding Directors of the Pacific Council in 1995, Dr. Susan Shirk saw the advantages of being part of the international policy organization early on.