Rick Barton

Senior Adviser, Center for Strategic and International Studies' International Security Program

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Senior adviser in the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, co-director of its Post-Conflict Reconstruction Project and a former member of the Center’s Commission on Smart Power

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