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Kaleigh Thomas

Research Associate, Center for a New American Security

Kaleigh Thomas is a research associate in the Middle East security program at the Center for a New American Security.

The American Public Wants a Sustainable Middle East Policy

Despite the mainstream narrative presenting a deep lack of appetite for another war in the Middle East, the United States will never be able to ignore the region completely.


Sending Troops Back to the Middle East Won’t Stop Iran

Knee-jerk deployments only distract from the president’s bigger priorities: China and Russia.