Exclusive Insight interview with Nicholas Heras, Fellow at the Center for New American Security

Exclusive Insight with Nicholas Heras, Fellow at the Center for New American Security

21 Feb 19

Question: A global fear following an American withdrawal of troops for the region is a power vacuum in Syria leaving potential influencers like Russia and Iran to gain more of a foothold. Do you see this as an accurate concern and if so how could this be combatted?

Exclusive Insight with Nicholas Heras, Fellow at the Center for New American Security

21 Feb 19

Question: A recent Pentagon report indicates that ISIS still remains a very active insurgent group in Iraq and Syria—contradicting the U.S. President’s reports that ISIS had been defeated and thus the U.S. withdrawal of troops would not be made in haste. Do you think that ISIS still plays an active role or do you think that they no longer have much hold in this region?

Exclusive Insight with Nicholas Heras, Fellow at the Center for New American Security

21 Feb 19

Question: What does a withdrawal of American troops from Syria mean for not only Syria, but Turkey as well?

Exclusive Insight with Nicholas Heras, Fellow at the Center for New American Security

21 Feb 19

Question: What do you make of the suggested safe zones in Syria and how viable is this option moving forward?

Exclusive Insight with Nicholas Heras, Fellow at the Center for New American Security

21 Feb 19

Question: In your opinion how has the Syrian refugee crisis impacted economics in bordering states?



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