Kip Whittington

Kip T. Whittington is the former international security editor at Fair Observer. He is currently a freelance consultant and an editorial assistant at War on the Rocks. He has worked as a professional associate in public diplomacy with the US Department of State in Saudi Arabia and as a research associate with the Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies in Washington, DC. He holds a Master of International Affairs degree from Texas A&M University.

A Conversation on Turkey’s Failed Coup

Jul 23, 2016

In this edition of The Interview, Fair Observer talks to Turkey expert Dr. Joshua W. Walker. On July 15, Turkish citizens were startled by the appearance of Turkish armed forces on the streets of Ankara and Istanbul. Two bridges connecting Istanbul’s European side to the Asian continent were blocked by...

Terrorism is Gray

Jul 03, 2013

Blaming radical Islam for the current variety of global terrorism is a recipe for lazy analysis.