Daniel Roper

Director, Army and Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Center

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Director of the Army and Marine Corps Counterinsurgency Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, he recently returned from Iraq and Afghanistan, where he conducted counterinsurgency assessments

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