Shmuel Bar: The Demise of the Arab State, Re-Tribalization, and the Emergence of “Jihadistans” in the Next Five Years

The Demise of the Arab State, Re-Tribalization, and the Emergence of “Jihadistans” in the Next Five Years Shmuel Bar March 15, 2017 Transcript: Robert R. Reilly: Our speaker tonight is an old friend, Dr. Shmuel Bar, who served for thirty … Continue reading



Unorthodox Thoughts In Regard to the Middle East Military Dimension

Unorthodox Thoughts In Regard to the Middle East Military Dimension Mark Helprin June 28, 2017 Novelist Mark Helprin has written about defense and foreign relations for fifty years and advised officials at the highest levels from the White House on … Continue reading



Winning Battles, Losing Wars: Rethinking U.S. Strategy in the Middle East

Winning Battles, Losing Wars: Rethinking U.S. Strategy in the Middle East Michael Eisenstadt February 1, 2017 Michael Eisenstadt is the Kahn Fellow and director of The Washington Institute’s Military and Security Studies Program. A specialist in Persian Gulf and Arab-Israeli … 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: info@westminster-institute.org Sebastian Gorka, Ph.D. serves as the Major General Matthew C. Horner Distinguished Chair of Military Theory at Marine … Continue reading



National Security and the Islamic State: Foreign and Domestic

National Security and the Islamic State Wednesday, February 3, 2016 7:00PM — 8:15PM Dr. John M. Poindexter Dr. John M. Poindexter most recently served as Director of the Information Awareness Office (IAO) at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). … Continue reading



Syrian Christian Leaders in Washington

From January 26-29, 2014, the Westminster Institute and Barnabas Aid hosted a delegation of Syrian Christian leaders in Washington, D.C., in order to raise awareness of the humanitarian catastrophe that the Syrian conflict has become, and to explore concrete steps … Continue reading



One thousand Days Since the Uprising in Syria: The Battle for the Qalamoun

By Rev. Dr. Riad Jarjour December 23, 2013 A few days past the 1000th day since the uprising started in Syria… After nearly three months of popular protests, June 2011 marked a drastic turn in what had been peaceful demands … Continue reading



Marked for Destruction: Christians in Syria and Egypt

 Marked for Destruction: Christians in Syria and Egypt Breifing with Dr. Patrick Sookhdeo Chairman of the Board, The Westminster Institute Thursday, September 5th, 6:30 – 7:45 p.m. 6731 Curran Street, McLean, VA 22101



From Benghazi to Damascus: Are We Losing the Ideological War?

A Briefing with Dr. Patrick Sookhdeo Chairman of the Board, The Westminster Institute Thursday, November 1st 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. At At The Westminster Institute 6731 Curran Street, McLean, VA 22101  RSVP: info@westminster-institute.org