The Arts of Statecraft

The Institute of World Politics is a graduate school of national security and international affairs.

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IWP alumnus Zak Allal performs piano concert at Villa Montfeld

June 17, 2019

IWP alumnus Dr. Zak Allal was honored to give a concert during his tour entitled “One Piano, One Monument” at the Residence of the United States Ambassador to Algiers: Villa Montfeld. Villa Montfeld: A historic property Villa Montfeld is registered as a culturally significant site by the U.S. Department of State for its cultural and…

Israel’s self-inflicted political wounds

June 17, 2019 By Norman A. Bailey

In recent years, Israel has been establishing itself as the principal geopolitical counterweight to Iran in the southwestern portion of the Middle East. With its overwhelming scientific, technological and military superiority, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf states (with the exception of Qatar) are increasingly accepting Israeli leadership. Now, however, after years of extensive defense…

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