414Oct 22, 2013
CBS News' Lara Logan moderated a panel discussion on U.S. interests in the future of Afghanistan as American military forces were preparing to end a 12-year military presence in the country at the ...
275Oct 3, 2013
Al-Shabaab Terrorist Threat
Witnesses testified about the al-Shabaab terrorist group, which claimed responsibility for the September 2013 attack and hostage-taking last at a Nairobi, Kenya, shopping mall. Among the topics ...
911Apr 27, 2012
After Words with Seth Jones
The RAND analyst and author of In the Graveyard of Empires, documents the entire U.S. war against Al Qaida using recently declassified information from the CIA and the FBI, as well as ...
889May 10, 2011
U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan
Foreign affairs experts testified about U.S. strategy in Afghanistan following the killing of Osama bin Laden.
641May 3, 2011
U.S. Terrorism Threats From Pakistan
Witnesses testified about national security threats posed by terrorist groups and the impact the killing of Osama bin Laden might have on U.S. and Pakistan relations. Among the issues addressed ...
122Oct 12, 2010
Beyond the War on Terror
Participants in a day-long forum on U.S. military policy and terrorism spoke about a number of issues. Admiral Roughead spoke about the role of the Navy in national security and ...
111Feb 22, 2010
Iraq and Afghanistan Reconstruction, Panel 2
Witnesses testified on reconstruction and stabilization roles and responsibilities, planning and cooperation across U.S. government agencies, and sustainability by host governments when assessing ...
1,179Feb 18, 2010
Discussion on the War in Afghanistan
Authors talked about the current situation in Afghanistan. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
Seth Jones is the author of In the Graveyard of Empires: ...
490Jul 23, 2009
Book Discussion on In the Graveyard of Empires
Seth Jones talked about his book In the Graveyard of Empires: America’s War in Afghanistan (W. W. Norton & Company; July 6, 2009). He examined the trend of affairs in Afghanistan over ...
159Oct 10, 2008
Terrorism in Afghanistan and Pakistan
“The Taliban and al-Qaeda in Afghanistan and Pakistan” was the third panel of the day-long event “Al Qaeda 3.0/The ‘War on Terror’ After the Bush Administration.” ...
193Sep 23, 2008
Book Discussion on How Terrorist Groups End
Seth Jones and Martin Libicki talked about their book How Terrorist Groups End: Lessons for Countering al Qa’ida (RAND Corporation; July 25, 2008). The co-authors argue that most ...
96Sep 15, 2008
Fighting al-Qaeda in Afghanistan
Seth Jones talked about current U.S. strategy to find and capture both members of al-Qaeda and the Taliban. He responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. This week, it was reported ...
14Aug 16, 2005
Future of Gaza
Mr. Jones talked about security concerns in Gaza and the future of Palestinian statehood in light of the Israeli withdrawal from settlements in Gaza. Earlier in the year, RAND issued ...