Anticipatory Self-Defense Key to Terror Fight

View an op-ed I co-wrote with Dan Barr of Perkins Coie Brown & Bain published Nov. 8 in the Arizona Republic, “Anticipatory Self-Defense Key to Terror Fight.”

In applying “lessons learned” from previous examples of anticipatory self-defense, we recommend that the executive branches’ ability to engage in anticipatory self-defense be subject to criteria-based external authorization.

Cross posted on National Security Advisors.