Steven A. Cook

Council on Foreign Relations


Steven A. Cook is Eni Enrico Mattei Senior Fellow for Middle East and Africa studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.

He is an expert on Arab and Turkish politics as well as U.S.-Middle East policy.

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OCT 30, 2017 Podcast

False Dawn: Protest, Democracy, and Violence in the New Middle East, with Steven A. Cook

Half a decade after Arabs across the Middle East poured into the streets to demand change, hopes for democracy have disappeared in a maelstrom of ...