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The Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan After the Taliban’s Afghanistan Takeover
Abstract: After the historic events leading to the Taliban’s capture of Afghan territory and return to government in the summer...Read
Commentary: “Who Thinks Wins”: How Smarter U.S. Counterterrorism in the Sahel Can Pay Dividends for Great Power Competition
Abstract: The United States is at a critical juncture as it looks to adapt its counterterrorism mission. Nowhere is this more...Read
The Enduring Counterterrorism Challenge in Mozambique
Abstract: The deployment of regional military and police forces to Cabo Delgado Province in northern Mozambique to assist the Mozambican government...Read
The Combating Terrorism Center Turns 20: Reflections from its Directors
Brigadier General (Retired) Russell Howard served as the director of the CTC between 2003 and 2005. He also served as...Read
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