Lawrence J. Korb

Articles by Lawrence J. Korb

8 August 2016
AmericasMiddle East

What would Reagan do? Republicans and the Iran nuclear deal.

Lawrence J. Korb

Once charged with responsibility for the national interest, President Reagan came to see the wisdom of arms control agreements.

21 April 2016
AmericasEurope/Russia

The way back to the US-Russia negotiating table

Lawrence J. Korb

President Obama can take five steps that would be good for the United States and put pressure on the Russians to resume negotiations on nuclear weapons 

9 December 2014
AmericasEurope/Russia

Russia’s latest provocations: Business as usual?

Lawrence J. KorbKatherine Blakeley

To see recent Russian behavior as coming from President Putin’s worldview alone would be a mistake. Russia’s revanchist tendencies are unlikely to disappear suddenly. The more important test is how the United States and its European allies respond to what may be an enduring fracture in Europe. 

6 March 2014
Europe/Russia

Putin’s folly in Ukraine

Lawrence J. KorbKatherine Blakeley

How Putin has undermined Russian interests with his actions in Ukraine, and why the United States needs to help Russia find a face-saving way to withdraw its forces from Crimea.

6 August 2013
AmericasMiddle East

All in moderation: The US, Iran, and the way forward

Matthew DussLawrence J. Korb

Is the United States part of the problem or part of the solution in ending the standoff over Iran’s nuclear program?