How Wars End: Why We Always Fight the Last Battle (Audio)

"How Wars End: Why We Always Fight the Last Battle"

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Gideon Rose discusses his examination of the choices confronting presidents and their advisers during the final stages of each major conflict from World War I through Iraq.

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A new compilation of data gives insight into the African Islamist insurgency’s reach, tactics, and evolution. It reveals a far higher victim count than previous estimates.

Afghanistan

Anthony Cordesman, the Arleigh A. Burke chair in strategy at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), joins James M. Lindsay to discuss President Trump’s Afghanistan strategy.

Germany

President Trump has targeted Germany over its supposed dependence on Russian natural gas, and the proposed Nord Stream 2 is dividing the EU. What’s in store for Europe’s pipeline politics?