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FPC Briefing: The Moral and the Strategic-The UK's Response to the Syrian Crisis

By Dr Simon Mabon.

In recent days there has been a great deal of debate surrounding the humanitarian imperatives for aiding refugees from the Middle East. This new briefing by Dr Simon Mabon builds upon these arguments to suggest that there are also strategic reasons for helping with the crisis that could contribute to the response to ISIS.

Download FPC Briefing: The Moral and the Strategic-the UK and Syria (550 kilobyte PDF)