Considered a father of modern strategic deterrence theory, Dr. Thomas Schelling died on December 13 at the age of 95. But in a world characterized by a new and diverse array of threats, his thinking will continue to shape policymakers responses to emerging challenges.Read More
Author: Liam Collins
In this Democracy and Security Journal article, Nelly Lahoud and MWI Director Liam Collins argue that the counterterrorism (CT) community failed to anticipate the Islamic State.Read More
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