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Robert A. Fox Fellow Clint Watts Quoted in Time

Quoted in an article regarding President Trump’s Refugee Ban:

“Groups like ISIS and al-Qaeda could use the new restrictions to sway new followers around the world, says Clint Watts, a former FBI counterterrorism special agent and U.S. Army infantry officer.

‘If anything it’s going to antagonize the narratives of terrorists. They’re going to use this as further indication that we have a war with Islam, and they’ll use that for marketing purposes,’ says Watts, who is also a fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, a think tank in Philadelphia.”

Read the full article here.