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 TerrorAli JalaliApril 26, 2017 Watch his speaker playlist here Ambassador Ali Jalali is currently serving as Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Germany and designated Special Envoy to NATO. He served as Interior Minister … Continue reading



In the Warlords’ Shadow: Special Operations Forces, the Afghans, and Their Fight Against the Taliban

In the Warlords’ Shadow: Special Operations Forces, the Afghans, and Their Fight Against the Taliban Daniel GreenApril 4, 2018 Dr. Daniel R. Green is a Defense Fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy focusing on counter-terrorism, counter-insurgency, and … 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 Watch his speaker playlist Hassan Abbas is Professor of International Security Studies and Chair of the Department of Regional and Analytical Studies at National Defense … 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 RochesAugust 9, 2017 Watch his speaker playlist David Des Roches is Associate Professor at the Near East South Asia Center … 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 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Dr. Michael Ledeen’s new book, Field of Fight: How We Can … Continue reading



Sebastian Gorka: A New American Strategy

A New American Strategy Dr. Sebastian Gorka Executive Director, Westminster Institute September 6, 2013 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Sebastian Gorka, Ph.D. serves as the Major General Matthew C. Horner Distinguished Chair of Military Theory at Marine Corps University where … Continue reading