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Stephen Biddle's Op-Ed in Fortune, "Trump's Appetite for Risk Spells Trouble for US National Security"
Stephen Biddle, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs, recently published an op-ed, "Trump's Appetite for Risk Spells Trouble for US National Security," in Fortune.
Harris Mylonas, Associate Professor of Political Science, recently published Foreign Affairs Snapshot where he discusses President Obama's visit to Greece and the potential impact of Donald Trump's victory on the Greek political system.
Stephen Biddle's and Jacob Shapiro's New Article in the Atlantic: The Problem with Vows to the Islamic State
GW Professor Stephen Biddle and his co-author, Prof. Jacob Shapiro of Princeton, argue in the Atlantic that proposals to escalate or accelerate the campaign in Iraq and Syria in order to hasten ISIS' defeat would accomplish a lot less than commonly supposed. The problem isn't taking Mosul or Raqqa - it's what would come afterward.
Stephen Biddle argues on Defense One that the United States should stop announcing fixed dates for partial withdrawals from Afghanistan, as this undermines the settlement prospects that now constitute our only chance for realizing any of our war aims in the conflict.