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Mina Chang is Chief Executive Officer of Linking the World, a non-governmental organization that uses research tools to bridge the gap between practitioners and policy-makers, and to curate public conversation about national security. Mina is an International Security Fellow for New America. Follow her on Twitter @MinaChang. The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)"Why should we care?" "Let them take care of their own problems." "We have enough problems in our own backyard!"