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Setting 'Security Assistance' track records straight | Simone Tholens

Visitng Fellow, Simone Tholens has recently published an opinion piece on la Repubblica focusing on the current outcomes of 'outsourcing global security'.

17/11/2021 | News - Opinion

"It’s time to set Security Assistance’s dubious track record straight. As Afghanistan’s dismal destiny illustrates, it is no quick fix with limited risks."

Simone Tholens' recently published take on global security has shed a light on its current state, addressing the need to confront policy makers for a more sustainable outcome. 

Continue reading her piece on la Repubblica, available in English and Italian here

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