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  • September 01, 2015|David A. PattenMiddle East Quarterly

    Defeating ISIS, Rolling Back Iran

    In a recent article in The Atlantic, terrorism scholar Martha Crenshaw claimed it would be impossible to fight one enemy—either Iran or ISIS (the Islamic State of Iraq and ash-Sha'm [Greater Syria])—without strengthening the other.[1] It appears the

  • June 01, 2007|David A. PattenMiddle East Quarterly

    Is Iraq in a Civil War?