David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peacebuilding and Rights, contributed to a special report prepared by The Washington Times Advocacy Department titled The Kurdistan Region: Strategic U.S. Ally in a Tough Neighborhood.
David's contribution titled Don’t blame the Kurds for Iraq’s unraveling can be accessed here.
David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, examines theories of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan knowledge or orchestration or the failed 2016 Turkish coup in the Huffington Post.
Following the announcement of a September 25. 2017 referendum on Kurdish independence in Iraq, David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, lays out a possible path to Iraqi Kurdish statehood in the Huffington Post.
David L. Phillips writes in the Huffington Post that the United States should pursue a strategy aimed at promoting moderation and undermining the appeal of extremism in the Western Balkans.
The Program on Peace-building and Human Rights convened a panel on “Human Slavery and Trafficking in Conflict Zones” on May 10, 2017.