The Fertile Crescent After ISIS – Between Russia, Iran and Israel

The Fertile Crescent After ISIS – Between Russia, Iran and Israel Shmuel Bar March 13, 2019 Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Dr. Shmuel Bar served for thirty years in the Israeli government, first in the IDF Intelligence and then in … Continue reading



America’s Enemies Old and New and the Trump Doctrine

America’s Enemies Old and New and the Trump Doctrine Sebastian GorkaAugust 14, 2018 Video available on C-SPAN About the speaker Dr. Sebastian Gorka is former Deputy Assistant and Strategist to the President (2017) and author of the best-selling book, Defeating Jihad: The … Continue reading



Patrick Clawson

 Will the Islamic Republic Last Long Enough to Get a Nuclear Bomb?Patrick ClawsonFebruary 21, 2018 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Patrick Clawson is Morningstar senior fellow and director of research at the Washington Institute, where he directs the Iran Security … Continue reading



After ISIS: The Future of Iraq in the Hands of Iran

After ISIS, The Future of Iraq in the Hands of Iran Michael Pregent Michael Pregent is a former U.S. Army intelligence officer with more than 28 years of experience working security, terrorism, counter-insurgency, and policy issues in the Middle East, … Continue reading



The Security Challenges for Lebanon and the Surrounding Area

The Security Challenges for Lebanon and the Surrounding Area Major General Abbas Ibrahim Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Major General Abbas Ibrahim is head of Lebanon’s Directorate of General Security (DGS), which Asharq al-Awsat calls “The Eyes and … Continue reading



How the Iranian Revolution Changed the Role of the Shia Clergy

How the Iranian Revolution Changed the Role of the Shia Clergy Mehdi Khalaji May 31, 2017 About the speaker Mehdi Khalaji is the Libitzky Family fellow at The Washington Institute, focusing on the politics of Iran and Shiite groups in … Continue reading



The Sunni Response to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action – Toward MAD or Stability?

The Sunni Response to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action – Toward MAD or Stability? Robert McFarlane March 1, 2017 Robert “Bud” McFarlane was National Security Advisor to President Ronald Reagan from 1983 to 1985. Transcript Robert R. Reilly: Our … Continue reading



Iranian Strategic Influence in the Hemisphere

Iranian Strategic Influence in the Hemisphere: Threats to the Homeland Joseph M. Humire March 12, 2013 7:30 – 8:45 p.m. Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Joseph M. Humire is the Executive Director of the Center for a Secure Free … Continue reading



How Iran Fuels ISIS

How Iran Fuels ISIS Michael Pregent Wednesday, March 16, 2016 7:30PM — 8:45PM Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Michael Pregent is a former U.S. Army intelligence officer with more than 28 years of experience working security, terrorism, … Continue reading



Iran’s Global Ambition

Iran’s Global Ambition Ilan Berman Wednesday, March 2, 2016   Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Dr. Ilan Berman is Senior Vice President of the American Foreign Policy Council in Washington, DC. An expert on regional security in the … Continue reading