Atlantic Council managing editor James Joyner  asks in The National Interest, "Why Should Congress and the Courts Care About Snooping If Citizens Don't? "
Bronwyn Bruton , deputy director of the Michael S. Ansari Africa Center , spoke at an event launching the World Bank’s newly released report, The Pirates of Somalia: Ending the Threat, Rebuilding a Nation.
Atlantic Council Managing Editor James Joyner  published an editorial in The National Interest arguing  it's better to "trust in those charged with safeguarding our nation's secrets to do so honorably than to make every disgruntled Army private or low-level contractor a de facto national classification authority."
J. Peter Pham , director of the Atlantic Council’s Michael S. Ansari Africa Center , was interviewed by Brian Todd on CNN’s Situation Room in a segment on the discovery of evidence in northern Mali that al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) may have acquired surface-to-air missiles.
Senior Fellow Frederic C. Hof  of the Council's Hariri Middle East Center  speaks with host Scott Simon  of NPR Weekend Edition about the worsening crisis in Syria and the United States' limited military and political options.
In an invited commentary  published by the New York Times in its Room for Debate feature, Hariri Center  Director Michele Dunne  argues that the Obama administration must be clear that it disapproves of the Turkish government's latest reaction to dissent.