Charles W. Dunne

Charles W. Dunne is a Nonresident Fellow at Arab Center Washington DC (ACW). He was a US diplomat for 24 years, with tours in Cairo, Jerusalem, and Madras, India. He served as Director of Middle East and North Africa programs at Freedom House (2011-2015). During his government career, he was Foreign Policy Adviser to the Director for Strategic Plans and Policy at the Joint Staff in the Pentagon (2007-2008), and Director for Iraq at the National Security Council (2005-2007). He was chief Middle East expert in Secretary of State Colin Powell’s Policy Planning Staff. Dunne holds an MA in Arab Studies from the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University.

Publications by Charles W. Dunne