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Newsweek: "Airstrikes Might Not Be Enough to Defeat Islamic State"

08/28/2014 News Release Imgage

Newsweek: "Airstrikes Might Not Be Enough to Defeat Islamic State"

. . . Bringing other countries into a broad anti-IS coalition is a “sound course” of action for the U.S., but even concerted action by a number of countries may not be enough, says Thomas McDonnell, a professor of international law at Pace University.

“I think the best thing we can do is develop a broad coalition of states, try to encourage democracies to the extent that we possibly can and use force very judiciously because we run the risk of making the situation even worse,” says McDonnell.

Read more: http://www.newsweek.com/airstrikes-might-not-be-enough-defeat-islamic-state-267181