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C. Anthony Pfaff

Army War College

Dr. C. Anthony Pfaff is the Research Professor for Strategy, the Military Profession and Ethics at the Strategic Studies Institute at the U.S. Army War College and a Senior Non-resident Fellow at the Atlantic Council. A retired colonel, Dr. Pfaff has served as Director for Iraq on the National Security Council, the Senior Military Advisor on the State Department's Policy Planning Staff, and as the Defense Attache in Baghdad.

The Saudi-Oil Attacks Aren’t Game-Changing. They Show How the Game Has Changed

International norms and laws on proxy warfare encourage bad behavior. It’s time to change that.


The Leading Narratives on War-Crimes Pardons Are Wrong

Troops are not merely victims of war, nor do pardons destroy justice. But there’s a deeper threat here.