US Airstrikes, Armed Rebels Are Ineffective Strategies For Iraq, Syria

Michael Shank, PhD, associate director for legislative affairs at the Friends Committee on National Legislation and adjunct faculty at George Mason University’s School for Conflict Analysis and Resolution, discusses with CNN’s Brooke Baldwin the implications of US airstrikes in Iraq and armed rebels in Syria. Shank explores political and economic alternatives for Sunni-Shia reconciliation and regional leadership. Video courtesy of CNN.