To defeat IS we must destroy it?
Dorsey, James M.
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The US and its NATO allies have vowed to defeat Islamic State and ultimately destroy it. While at odds with global norms, such a proposed destruction campaign may be strategically necessary. It remains to be seen, however, if there will be any political resolve to undertake such a long and costly campaign against IS.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 184-14
Nanyang Technological University