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Hill Forum

U.S. Commitments in the Middle East

, January 11, 2017

The following is a transcript of the eighty-seventh in a series of Capitol Hill conferences convened by the Middle ...

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Commentary

U.S. Drone Strike Kills Taliban Leader in Pakistan

Middle East Policy Council, May 26, 2016

The targeted killing of Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansoor in Pakistan by a U.S. drone strike, less than ...

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Commentary

Kunduz Hospital Bombing Raises Difficult Questions

Middle East Policy Council, October 8, 2015

The coalition bombing of a Medicines sans Frontiers hospital in Kunduz has thrust the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan ...

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Commentary

Renegade Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Endorses Talks

Middle East Policy Council, July 23, 2015

Upon taking office, Afghani president Ashraf Ghani promised that he would pursue a diplomatic solution to the ongoing ...

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Journal Essay

One Man's Terrorist...

Dennis Jett

Winter 2014, Volume XXI, Number 4

In Washington, the road from legislative intent to policy implementation is paved with politics. As a result, where that road ...

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Commentary

Hotspots Smolder from North Africa to Yemen

Middle East Policy Council, July 25, 2014

While the world media’s attention is fixed on the Israeli offensive in Gaza, the region’s other bloody conflicts rumble ...

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