The Long Game for the Long War

Sanchez, Dan
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Publisher:  Dansanchez.me
Date Written:  08/12/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX18571

Fourteen years in, and the Terror War is raging on, mass-producing exactly what it was supposed to eliminate: terrorism and chaos. Western intervention has racked up at least six jihadi-overrun failed states throughout the Greater Middle East: Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Syria, Somalia, and Yemen. The scope and scale of the imposed civilizational meltdown have become so great that the West itself has been increasingly inundated by its wreckage (in the form of refugees) and stung by its shrapnel (in the form of terrorist attacks).