Richard Haass

Richard Haass is president of the Council on Foreign Relations. From 2001 to 2003, Haass was director of policy planning for the Department of State, US coordinator for policy toward the future of Afghanistan, and US envoy to the Northern Ireland peace process. From 1989 to 1993, he was special assistant to President George H.W. Bush and senior director for Near East and South Asian affairs on the staff of the National Security Council. Haass is the author or editor of 13 books.

Videos/Audio of Richard Haass

How domestic politics affect Middle-East peacemaking. See more
This panel focuses on the ongoing struggle between Islamists and liberals in capturing the heart of the Arab... See more
The biggest threat to the United States comes not from abroad but from within. This is the provocative, timely, and... See more
What's at stake politically in several of the world's hot spots including Egypt, Syria, Iran, and Pakistan? See more
The EU’s economic crisis has brought its member nations to a historic moment. The present limited pooling of... See more