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Afghanistan

A Morgenthau Moment for Afghanistan

Amanda J. Rothschild

The Dispatch

August 25, 2021

 

Bottom Line: TVC Senior Policy Director Amanda Rothschild draws on the history of the War Refugee Board to outline a path for the Biden team to avert further disaster.

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Afghanistan

A Way Out of Biden’s Afghan Trap

Paula J. Dobriansky and Paul Saunders

Wall Street Journal

August 25, 2021

 

Bottom Line: TVC Advisory Board member Paula Dobriansky and Paul Saunders argue for the imposition of a U.N.-authorized safe zone to facilitate evacuations.

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Afghanistan

Biden’s 5 Mistruths on Afghanistan

Thomas Spoehr

Daily Signal

August 19, 2021

 

Bottom Line: Spoehr factchecks 5 claims by the Biden administration, including those related to the “over-the-horizon” capability and the inevitability of the current crisis.

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