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Martha Crenshaw - Senior Fellow at CISAC and FSI; Professor of Political Science (by courtesy)

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Foreign Policy, November 12, 2012


In this post for Foreign Policy, Martha Crenshaw outlines the difficulties that U.S. presidents have had in forming and maintaining a counterterrorism strategy. From Jimmy Carter to Ronald Reagan to Barack Obama, all have had their foreign policy reputations tarnished by terrorism. The challenge is in forming a consistent, logical counterterrorism policy.