3,346Dec 9, 2010
Amrullah Saleh Remarks
Former Afghan Security Director Amrullah Saleh gave the keynote address at the Jamestown Foundation annual conference on terrorism. In his remarks he advocated an aggressive stance against the ...
961Apr 20, 2011
Middle East Political Unrest
Former CIA Analyst Bruce Riedel, and Gary Sick, who served on the National Security Council under Presidents Ford, Carter, and Reagan, talked about the impact of political unrest in the Arab ...
889Dec 9, 2010
Developments on the Afghanistan-Pakistan Border
Following opening remarks at a day-long conference on terrorism and counterterrorism challenges, panelists focused on the terrorist threat along the Afghanistan-Pakistan border region, U.S. military ...
547Apr 20, 2011
Political Unrest in Iran and Saudi Arabia
Panelists spoke about political unrest and popular uprisings in Iran, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Bahrain. Among the topics they addressed were regional and religious tensions between Sunni and ...
481Dec 9, 2010
Lashkar-e-Taibi and Pakistan
Panelists talked about the terrorist organization Laskkar and its presence in Pakistan, focusing on its origins and its 2008 attack in Mumbai, India. Following their remarks they responded to ...
479Dec 9, 2010
North Africa Militant Movement
Panelists talked about terrorist threats and organizations operating in Northern Africa. Among the topics they addressed were the evolution and transformation of terrorist groups in the region, ...
464Dec 9, 2009
U.S. Policy in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Bruce Riedel spoke about U.S. counterterrorism strategy and the state of al-Qaida and Taliban forces in Afghanistan and Pakistan. He also talked about terrorist recruiting both in Pakistan and ...
420Apr 20, 2011
Political Unrest in Libya and Egypt
A former State Department analyst who recently returned from Egypt said the country needed more economic support from Western powers to avoid an escalation of unrest. During the panel ...
271Dec 9, 2010
Militant Movements in Yemen
Former CIA Director Michael Hayden spoke about the future of terrorist threats in the U.S. and abroad. In his remarks he said that future terrorist attacks would be of a “lower ...
213Apr 20, 2011
Political Unrest in Yemen
Panelists talked about political unrest and popular anti-government protests in Yemen. Among the topics they addressed were U.S. interests in political stability in the country, past ...