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Dr. Frederick W. Kagan

Director, Critical Threats Project, American Enterprise Institute

Frederick W. Kagan, author of the 2007 report Choosing Victory: A Plan for Success in Iraq, is one of the intellectual architects of the successful “surge” strategy in Iraq. He is the director of AEI’s Critical Threats Project and a former professor of military history at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

Research Areas: Defense and national security issues, American military, Afghanistan and Iraq