Anja Manuel, JDAffiliate
While the U.S. weighs options and rallies its allies for a possible military strike against Syria, Stanford experts consider the implications of an attack on Damascus.
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The case for intervention in SyriaCISAC, FSI Stanford Op-ed: Reuters on August 23, 2013
Syria's civil war has claimed more than 100,000 lives, resulted in millions of refugees, and threatens to destabilize the entire Middle East. CISAC's Anja Manuel outlines steps the United States must take to prevent the region from descending into further chaos.
CISAC in the news: Reuters/The Daily Beast
CISAC Affiliate Anja Manuel weighs in on Pakistan's young democracy, particularly its growing women's rights movement. Manuel traveled to Lahore as an international election monitor for the country's first civilian transition of power since its founding in 1947. Read more »
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With the Taliban now open to peace talks, a political end to the war in Afghanistan appears in sight. A number of Stanford scholars have been closely involved with the war - as diplomats, soldiers, analysts and educators. In this video they discuss lessons learned from America's second-longest war and talk about what's next for Afghanistan.
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CISAC in the news: The San Francisco Chronicle on February 8, 2013
CISAC Affiliate Anja Manuel discusses the legacy that Hillary Clinton left as secretary of state, and places Clinton's achievements and failures in context with other domestic and foreign forces. Read more »