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Steven Metz

Professor, Army War College

Steven Metz is professor of national security affairs and strategy at the U.S. Army War College. The ideas in this essay are solely the author's and do not represent the official position of the U.S. Army or U.S. Army War College

How to Think About Counterinsurgency After Afghanistan

Realistic policy depends on a closer look at costs, benefits, and the objectives of would-be counterinsurgency partners.