In The News, October 23 - November 7, 2016

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‘In the News’ is a roundup of recent media coverage featuring the Johns Hopkins SAIS community and is produced and distributed several times a month by the Office of Marketing, Communications, and Strategic Initiatives.

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October 23 – November 7, 2016

Foreign Policy Institute Senior Fellow Abbas Kadhim commented on the acceptance of American Muslims in the United States. Hindustan Times 11/7/2016

Distinguished Practitioner-in-Residence at the Philip Merrill Center for Strategic Studies John McLaughlin wrote about Russia as a foreign policy threat for the U.S. OZY 11/6/2016

Foreign Policy Institute Fellow Randa Slim commented on future conflicts in Lebanon's parliament and political system. The Economist 11/5/2016

Randa Slim commented on the attitudes of citizens in the Middle East and North Africa toward U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump. Arab News 11/4/2016

Director of European and Eurasian Studies Erik Jones discussed the impact of the U.S. presidential election on capital markets. Knowledge @ Wharton 11/3/2016

U.S.-Korea Institute Researcher Curtis Melvin said satellite pictures indicate China will likely supply power to a North Korea economic zone. Yonhap News Agency 11/3/2016

Foreign Policy Institute Director Carla Freeman and Foreign Policy Institute Senior Fellow Gregory Chin researched global governance and international policies. Global Policy 11/3/2016

U.S.-Korea Institute Senior Fellow Joel Wit commented on the implementation of policies toward North Korea by the next U.S. president. Agence France-Presse 11/2/2016

Korea Studies Lecturer Eunjung Lim wrote about a political scandal that involves South Korea's first female president. Asia Times 11/2/2016

Foreign Policy Institute Senior Fellow Harry Broadman wrote about economic predictions stemming from the IMF-World Bank meetings. Newsweek Japan 11/2/2016 

Randa Slim commented on Donald Trump discussing the battle of Mosul during his political campaigning. NPR 11/1/2016

Randa Slim wrote about the political future of Lebanon under the leadership of a newly elected president. Middle East Institute 11/1/2016

Center for Transatlantic Relations Fellow David Cadier wrote about Russia's influence on the French presidential elections. Foreign Affairs 10/31/2016

Dean Vali Nasr commented on the role American Muslims play in U.S. politics and society. The National 10/31/2016 

Adjunct Professor of Strategic Studies Seth Jones wrote about the Islamic State losing territory in Iraq. The Rand Blog 10/31/2016

John McLaughlin discussed the FBI director's role in investigating Hillary Clinton's handling of classified information. KCRW To The Point 10/31/2016

Eunjung Lim discussed the scandal surrounding the South Korean president. CCTV World Insight 10/31/2016

Harry Broadman wrote about four ways Africa can overcome barriers to technology and innovation. Forbes 10/30/2016

Senior Research Professor of International Economics Anne O. Krueger commented on Puerto Rico's economic growth estimatesThe Washington Diplomat 10/30/2016

European and Eurasian Studies Adjunct Professor Matthew Rojansky discussed U.S.-Russia relations and opportunities for cooperation. C-Span Washington Journal 10/29/2016

John McLaughlin discussed the FBI investigation of Hillary Clinton's emails and its impact on the U.S. presidential election. OZY 10/29/2016

Foreign Policy Institute Senior Fellow Afshin Molavi discussed the U.S. elections, U.S.-Asia relations, and the battle of Mosul. CCTV The Heat 10/28/2016

Center for Transatlantic Relations Senior Fellow Federiga Bindi discussed the top issues at the Ibero-American Summit including economics, culture, and education. CCTV America 10/28/2016

European and Eurasian Studies Program Scholar-in-Residence James Mann wrote about the Chinese regime becoming less tolerant of political dissent. The New York Times 10/27/2016

Associate Director of International Development Tanvi Nagpal commented on rules by government foreign aid agencies that ban LGBT discrimination. Reuters 10/27/2016

U.S.-Korea Institute Senior Researcher Yonho Kim commented on the sale of a U.S.-North Korea flags pin. Voice of America 10/27/2016

Eunjung Lim discussed South Korea's concerns over a North Korea nuclear attack and the prospect of negotiations. CCTV The Heat 10/26/2016

Matthew Rojansky wrote about U.S. strategies and policies toward Russia to support future cooperation. The New York Times 10/25/2016

Center for Transatlantic Relations Senior Fellow Robert E. Hunter wrote about U.S.-led diplomacy in Syria. The Washington Post 10/25/2016

Center for Transatlantic Relations Senior Fellow Donald M. Jensen wrote about U.S. response to Russian cyber-attacks, and possibility of a massive cyber conflict. The Cipher Brief 10/23/2016