Emma Ashford

Resident senior fellow, New American Engagement Initiative in the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security, Atlantic Council

Resident senior fellow with the New American Engagement Initiative in the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council

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