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Alexa O'Brien

Alexa O'Brien researches and writes about intelligence, law enforcement, and national security. She recently authored a report for Airwars, the London-based organization that monitors international military conflicts. Her work has been published by VICE News, The Daily Beast, the International Journal of Intelligence and Counterintelligence, and featured on the BBC, PBS, NPR, and PRI.

Where’s the Coverage of Civilian Casualties in the War on ISIS?

New studies reveal important gaps in coverage of this aspect of the anti-ISIS operation, largely a war of air strikes.