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Jordan Cohen

Jordan Cohen is a Ph.D. student in political science at George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government.
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Some Arms Exports Are Riskier Than Others. Here’s a Tool To Tell Which Ones

The problems with selling weapons to Saudi Arabia and Turkey were hardly unpredictable.

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Selling F-16s to Taiwan Is Bad Business

The jets will inflame, not stabilize, cross-strait relations.

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The False Promises of Trump’s Arms Sales

U.S. export deals are undermining regional stability and sending jobs abroad.

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Cancel Turkey’s F-35s — and Maybe Its NATO Membership As Well

Sending America’s most advanced fighters to Ankara will do greater harm than good to U.S. interests — and that should give its allies pause.