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Ralph Bunche and the Birth of UN Peacekeeping

Dec. 2, 2022. "While no one person can claim the mantle of the creator of UN peacekeeping, a strong case can be made that one man did more than any other to develop and implement the concept," says UCLA Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala in a recent Just Security article.

Friday, December 2, 2022


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This Black American diplomat is one of the least-known architects of the state of Israel

Nov. 23, 2022. "One of the chief authors of that influential decision is largely forgotten today: the Black American diplomat and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Ralph Bunche," says UCLA Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala in a recent Forward article.

Wednesday, November 23, 2022


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The U.S.-Saudi Spat Is Over More Than Just Oil Prices

Oct. 28, 2022. "The war in Ukraine should be a wakeup call that Washington's status quo policies in the Middle East are not working," says UCLA Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye in her recent World Politics Review article.

Friday, October 28, 2022


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Why Iran is helping Russia against Ukraine

Oct. 21, 2022. Read what experts, including UCLA Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye, have to say about why Iran is helping Russia in a recent Politico article.

Friday, October 28, 2022


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War crimes in Ukraine: International prosecutions remain uncertain

A recent panel discussion considered current investigations of Russian war crimes in Urkaine, including those of the International Criminal Court and the Ukrainian government.

Friday, October 21, 2022


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It's Time to Start Thinking About a Non-JCPOA Middle East

Sep. 21, 2022. "Too much time has already been lost to reap the full benefits of the original agreement, but it might not be too late to prevent the costs of having no agreement," says UCLA Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye in her recent World Politics Review article.

Wednesday, September 21, 2022


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Iran Nuclear Deal Talks

Aug. 23, 2022. "The status quo is incredibly dangerous right now," says UCLA Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye in her recent CNBC interview about Iran nuclear deal talks.

Tuesday, August 23, 2022


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The U.S. Should Avoid the ‘China Trap' in the Middle East

Aug. 17, 2022. "With growing anti-China sentiment among the few areas of consensus in Washington these days, it was only a matter of time before U.S. policymakers began to focus on China as 'the next big threat' in the Middle East," says UCLA Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye in her recent World Politics Review article.

Friday, August 19, 2022


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US engagement in the Middle East continues despite Biden disengagement pledge

Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye discusses President Biden's visit to the Middle East. Hear and read what she and other experts have to say.

Tuesday, July 26, 2022


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Why It's a Mistake for Biden to Visit Saudi Arabia

Jun. 3, 2022. "It will be ironic if a President who said he was going to reverse Trump's reckless regional policies ended up with an approach that looks remarkably similar. It's not the Orb, but it's painfully close," says UCLA Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye about her recent Foreign Affairs article.

Monday, June 6, 2022


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Close working relationship with China remains a U.S. priority

Feb. 21, 2022. "The U.S.-China relationship 50 years ago was largely about geopolitical issues of security and shared antipathy toward the Soviet Union. Today, the U.S. and China are in a much more complex relationship, marked by aspects of competition and rivalry but also cooperation and interdependence," said UCLA Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala in an interview tih the China News Service. "[It's] important to actively seek out areas where the two nations, working together, can combine forces to better manage existing problems."

Thursday, March 3, 2022


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America Is Not Withdrawing From the Middle East

Foreign Affairs - Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye writes that Washington needs a new strategy in the Middle East, but not an exit strategy.

Wednesday, December 1, 2021


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Why the Abraham Accords Won't Bring Israeli-Palestinian Peace

Foreign Policy - Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye concludes that regional cooperation didn't lead to peace at the 1991 Madrid Conference—and it won't today.

Friday, October 29, 2021


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Op-Ed: Did the vandals who scrawled an anti-Israel slogan in UCLA's Bunche Hall know the history?

Los Angeles Times - Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala writes, "In a time when polarization and contention are reaching new heights in the United States and abroad, and the notion of middle ground seems suspect to many, Bunche stands out in his forthright belief in the power of mediation and mutual respect."

Tuesday, October 12, 2021


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The Fight Against China's Bribe Machine

Foreign Affairs - Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala and Yale Law student Nicholas Barile on the pitfalls of conducting U.S. foreign policy through the courts.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021


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