Featured Event


The Humanitarian Impact of Conflicts in the Middle East

June 18, 2019 - 7:30pm

Join Grace Farms Foundation and the Institute for the Study of War in New Canaan, Connecticut on June 18, 2019 (7:30-9:00) for a discussion on the ongoing conflicts in the Middle East and their importance to U.S. national security and values, including human dignity and freedom.

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ISW’s Iraq experts will discuss the future of the American experience in Iraq after the August 31st deadline and change of mission for the U.S. military.

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Afghanistan Campaign Assessment

The Reserve Officers Association

 A presentation by the Institute for the Study of War and the Reserve Officers Association 

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LTG Barbero visits ISW to Discuss Iraqi Security Forces

Institute for the Study of War, Washington, D.C.

Transcript from LTG Michael D. Barbero,Deputy Commanding General, Advising and Training,United States Forces Iraq. Remarks from Friday, June 18, 2010

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Regional experts from Brookings and ISW will offer their analysis on the challenges facing government formation in Iraq.

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ISW documentary competes at the GI Film Festival in Washington, DC

Carnegie Institution for Science - 1530 P Street, NW

The Surge: the Untold Story, ISW's unique documentary on the troop surge in Iraq, will compete at the GI Film Festival on May 16th in Washington, DC.

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On Thursday, April 29th, Mr. Forsberg will discuss his findings, including ISAF’s inconsistencies in dealing with Ahmed Wali Karzai’s consolidation of power and a new political-military strategy.

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High Stakes: Iraq's Elections and What They Mean for the Country's Future (event)

U.S. Institute of Peace - 1200 17th Street N.W. - 2nd Floor

ISW’s Research Manager, Marisa Cochrane Sullivan, is currently in Iraq but will return next week to share her thoughts from this fact finding mission at USIP.

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Claire Russo will discuss her efforts to improve dispute resolution by empowering local village elders and the role of Female Engagement Teams in Afghanistan.

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Please join ISW Iraq experts for a presentation on the results of the Iraqi parliamentary elections.

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Obama’s Afghanistan and Pakistan Strategy: What to Expect in 2010

ISW Conference Center -1400 16th Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20036

A breakfast discussion this Friday morning with military and regional experts to evaluate the Afghanistan and Pakistan policy as articulated by President Obama.

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