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Harry Oppenheimer

Harry Oppenheimer is a research associate for national security at the Council on Foreign Relations.

Look Out, Special Operators in Syria, the Internet Has Spotted You and That's a Problem

It's not only the improvement of an airstrip in Northeast Syria that warrants attention, but how it was discovered.


Why Foreign Fighters Face Few Real Travel Restrictions

A variety of approaches from across the world has created loopholes that fighters can easily bypass by traveling through other countries with their Western passports. By Harry Oppenheimer