Update on Afghanistan: A Security Briefing

Update on Afghanistan: A Security Briefing Patrick Sookhdeo, Military Advisor to NATO, Regional Command South, and Chairman of the Board, Westminster Institute June 1, 2010 Watch his speaker playlist here Dr. Patrick Sookhdeo is a leading expert on jihadist ideology and … Continue reading



Al Qaeda After the Death of Bin Laden – The Future of Jihadist Terrorism

Al Qaeda After the Death of Bin Laden – The Future of Jihadist Terrorism Thomas Joscelyn, Senior Editor, Long War Journal, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies A One-Day Conference: May 25th, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Key Bridge … Continue reading



Afghanistan: From the Great Game to the Global War on Terror

Afghanistan: From the Great Game to the Global War on Terror Ali Jalali April 26, 2017 Transcript: Robert R. Reilly: It’s a special pleasure to introduce our guest tonight because he’s an old friend. I had the privilege of working … Continue reading



Daniel Green

In the Warlords’ Shadow: Special Operations Forces, the Afghans, and Their Fight Against the Taliban Daniel Green April 4, 2018 Rough transcript: Robert Reilly: Our speaker tonight, Dr. Daniel Green, is a defense fellow at the Washington Institute for Near … Continue reading



The Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Afghan-Pakistan Frontier

The Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Afghan-Pakistan Frontier Hassan Abbas December 12, 2017 Hassan Abbas is Professor of International Security Studies and Chair of the Department of Regional and Analytical Studies at National Defense University’s College of International … Continue reading



Push and Pull of Religious Extremism: Who Are the Terrorists, How Are they Recruited, What Can We Do?

Push and Pull of Religious Extremism: Who Are the Terrorists, How Are they Recruited, What Can We Do? David Des Roches August 9, 2017 David Des Roches is Associate Professor at the Near East South Asia Center for Security Studies … Continue reading



The Field of Fight: How We Can Win the Global War Against Radical Islam and Its Allies

The Field of Fight: How We Can Win the Global War Against Radical Islam and Its Allies Michael Ledeen Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 7:30 pm-8:45 pm Dr. Michael Ledeen’s new book, Field of Fight: How We Can Win the Global War Against Radical Islam … Continue reading



Sebastian Gorka: A New American Strategy

A New American Strategy Dr. Sebastian Gorka Executive Director, Westminster Institute September 6, 2013 U.S. Capitol Visitor Center – Room HVC 201 RSVP: [email protected] Sebastian Gorka, Ph.D. serves as the Major General Matthew C. Horner Distinguished Chair of Military Theory at Marine … Continue reading