- Juliette Kayyem: Trump authorizing Yemen raid while including that country in immigration ban is blow to counterterrorism efforts
- She says Trump's binary and heedless foreign policy views (good countries vs bad), hurt our relations with a key ally in war on terror
CNN national security analyst Juliette Kayyem is the author of "Security Mom: An Unclassified Guide to Protecting Our Homeland and Your Home." She is a professor at Harvard's Kennedy School, a former assistant secretary of Homeland Security in the Obama administration and founder of Kayyem Solutions, a security consulting firm. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)While President Trump stumbles along with his executive order (now blocked by a federal appeals court) banning immigration from seven countries, an important reality has been lost in the international criticism and legal analysis: not all seven countries named in the ban are alike.