Francis Njubi Nesbitt

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Hearts and Minds and Empire

The Obama administration is going 3D: defense, diplomacy, and development. Is this a major shift from Bush-era doctrine or simply an updated version of the old counterinsurgency approach?

Strategic Dialogue: Somalia

Two different takes on the Somali pirates and next steps to bring peace and stability to the Horn of Africa.

Somalia: Waiting for Obama

The piracy issue is overblown, and the Obama administration needs to bring all sides to the table to reach a political compromise.