James Barnett February 04, 2019 ANALYSIS
The U.S. is winding down its counterterrorism footprint in Africa and is turning a blind eye to the Islamic State’s largest African affil...
James Barnett is an analyst with the Critical Threats Project at the American Enterprise Institute where he specializes in East Africa and the Lake Chad Basin. He graduated with Highest Honors from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in History and the Plan II Liberal Arts Honors Program. He was a 2016-2017 Boren Scholar in Tanzania.