Phyllis Bennis is a fellow of both Transnational Institute and the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington DC where she directs IPS's New Internationalism Project. Phyllis specialises in U.S. foreign policy issues, particularly involving the Middle East and United Nations.
She offers her thoughts on what our governments stand to gain by “staying the course” in Afghanistan, accountability for crimes that have taken place in Iraq and Afghanistan and whether Obama can make a difference in Mideast peace.
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