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Richard Outzen

Col. Richard Outzen (USA) is a senior military fellow at the Center for Strategic Research in National Defense University's Institute for National Strategic Studies. His research focuses on Middle East and Central Asian strategic affairs, language and culture, and civil-military relations.

Areas of Expertise

Middle East and Central Asian strategic affairs, language, and culture Civil-military relations

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Biography

Richard Outzen, a foreign area officer in the U.S. Army, has served in a variety of command, staff, and liaison positions, including tours in Iraq, Afghanistan, Israel, Turkey, and Germany. His research focuses on Middle East and Central Asian strategic affairs, language and culture, and civil-military relations.

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Publications

Turkey’s Commitment to NATO:

June 2, 2014

Research Notes

From Crisis to Cooperation:

June 19, 2012

Policy Notes

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Most Recent Analysis

Turkey’s Commitment to NATO:

Not Yet Grounds for Divorce

June 2, 2014

Would Turkey Leave NATO?

June 26, 2012

From Crisis to Cooperation:

Turkey's Relations with Washington and NATO

June 19, 2012