Afghanistan Mineral Riches: Beware the Hype

In my New Atlanticist roundup , “Afghanistan Mineral Riches: Beware the Hype,” I explain why the NYT report¬† that everyone’s buzzing about should be taken with several doses of salt.

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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.