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The US Should Cut Its Losses in Pakistan
September 22, 2016
The US Should Cut Its Losses in Pakistan
Americans have forked out billions to Pakistan to help combat the Taliban, with little to show for the investment.
The US Should Cut Its Losses in Pakistan
Myanmar and the 'War on Terror'
March 11, 2016
Myanmar and the 'War on Terror'
In Myanmar, as elsewhere around the globe, the "war on terror" is used to justify persecution.
Myanmar and the 'War on Terror'
Chinese Media Accuses US of Being ‘Terrorist Breeder’
February 20, 2015
Chinese Media Accuses US of Being ‘Terrorist Breeder’
As DC hosts a summit on countering violent extremism, China blasts the U.S. role in creating havens for terrorists.
Chinese Media Accuses US of Being ‘Terrorist Breeder’
A Bad Idea: Using the 2001 AUMF as Legal Rationale for Striking ISIS
September 11, 2014
A Bad Idea: Using the 2001 AUMF as Legal Rationale for Striking ISIS
The Obama administration doesn't have the strongest legal footing to go to war against ISIS in Iraq.
A Bad Idea: Using the 2001 AUMF as Legal Rationale for Striking ISIS
America’s War on Terror Mirrors Cold War
May 30, 2013
America’s War on Terror Mirrors Cold War
The trajectory of the United States’ conflict with al-Qaeda continues to echo U.S. foreign policy during the early part of the Cold War.
America’s War on Terror Mirrors Cold War
Do Drone Strikes on al-Qaida Make Us Safer?
July 20, 2012
Do Drone Strikes on al-Qaida Make Us Safer?
Moral or immoral, do drone strikes work? Sean M. Lynn-Jones weighs the evidence.
Do Drone Strikes on al-Qaida Make Us Safer?
A Counterplea for Retracted U.S. Military Engagement
July 12, 2012
A Counterplea for Retracted U.S. Military Engagement
Belén Fernández on the flip-side of U.S. military engagement. Could forces be creating their own enemies?
A Counterplea for Retracted U.S. Military Engagement
When Is a Terrorist a Terrorist?
October 28, 2010
When Is a Terrorist a Terrorist?
‘War on terror’ was a flawed term from the start. But Asian governments, too, are willing to play politics with terrorism.
When Is a Terrorist a Terrorist?
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