735Oct 12, 2010
Terrorism and Future of U.S. Foreign Policy
Three panels at a day-long forum on terrorism focused on the future of terrorism and U.S. responses to the threat of terrorism. Among the topics addressed were terrorist tactics and goals, ...
595Mar 10, 2010
Effective Interrogation Techniques
Matthew Alexander talked about interrogation techniques. Mr. Alexander is the former senior military interrogator who led the interrogation team in Iraq that found Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, ...
787Jan 7, 2010
U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan
Panelists talked about the implications of U.S. strategy in Afghanistan and Pakistan at a Middle East Policy Council panel.
Former CIA Division Chief Frank Anderson talked about ...
300Nov 9, 2009
U.S. Afghan Strategy
Panelists talked about present and future U.S. strategy in Afghanistan. Among the topics they addressed were U.S. troop levels in the country, countersinsurgency strategies, the political ...
148Apr 25, 2008
Book Discussion on Invisible Nation
Quil Lawrence talked about the status of 25 million Kurds in Iraq, Syria, Iran, and Turkey. He focused on their modern history and desire for a sovereign Kurdistan.
334Feb 20, 2008
Book Discussion on Leaderless Jihad
Marc Sageman talked about his book Leaderless Jihad: Terror Networks in the Twenty-First Century, published by University of Pennsylvania Press. His book rejects the idea that certain ...
49Jul 2, 2007
Peter Bergen and Anatol Lieven talked about the situation in Pakistan, as well as a the future of U.S.-Pakistan relations. Topics included political and security concerns in Pakistan and the ...
37Feb 21, 2007
Iraq War and Combating Terrorism
Peter Bergen talked about his new study “The Iraq Effect.” An article about the study will appear in the March/April edition of Mother Jones magazine and the full study will ...