The Kurdish Spring
* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State.
David Phillips talked about his book, The Kurdish Spring: A New Map of the Middle East, about the shifting alliances in the fight against *ISIS. He also spoke about the U.S. government’s relationship with the Kurds and the situation in Syria.
* The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is a militant group that has called itself the Islamic State. close
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Alexander Cooley Professor Barnard College->Political Science
David L. Phillips Director Columbia University Institute for the Study of Human Rights->Peace-Building and Rights Program
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