In the wake of last weekend's military action in Syria, Kyle Matthews warns that without prudent next steps, a more dangerous war pitting the US and its allies against Russia and Iran may be ahead.
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Executive Director, Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies
Kyle Matthews is the executive director of the Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies at Concordia University and a fellow at the Canadian Global Affairs Institute. At Concordia he founded the Digital Mass Atrocity Preventing Lab to counter online extremism and study how social media platforms are being used as a weapon of war. He previously worked for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, where he was posted to the Southern Caucasus (Tbilisi), the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) and Switzerland (Geneva). He is a member of the University Club of Montreal, the Montreal Press Club, the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations and the Federal Idea, a think tank devoted to federalism.
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