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18th December 2017 – Quoted by Robert Valencia - Newsweek

Hezbollah Smuggled Tons of Cocaine into the US During Obama Administration, Report Reveals

The Islamist militant group Hezbollah exploded into a major cocaine trafficker for the United States over the past decade—and it happened under former President Barack Obama's watch to help score a nuclear deal with Iran, a report revealed Monday. more...

18th August 2017 – Quoted by German Lopez - Vox

The radicalization of white Americans

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

We need to talk about homegrown extremism too. more...

17th August 2017 – CGTN

The Heat

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, senior fellow at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies discuss the latest news on the Barcelona terror attack on The Heat. more...

17th August 2017 – Quoted by Alan Gomez - USA Today

Barcelona attack latest in disturbing terror vehicle trend

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

If vehicle terror attacks in Spain that killed 14 and injured at least 100 sounds familiar, that's because they follow a disturbing trend of terrorism that requires little organization, manpower or technological know-how. more...

17th August 2017 – BBC

BBC World

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD Senior VP Jonathan Schanzer joins a conversation on the Barcelona attack on BBC World. more...

17th August 2017 – BBC

BBC World

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD Senior VP Jonathan Schanzer discusses the Barcelona attack on BBC World. more...

9th August 2017 – Newsmax TV

The Brett Winterble Show (TV)

Bill Roggio

FDD senior fellow and Long War Journal editor Bill Roggio joins the Brett Winterble Show to talk about the attack in France. more...

2nd August 2017 – The Washington Times

Preaching violence from the pulpit

Clifford D. May

California imam’s hate speech and incitement attract remarkably little mainstream media attention. more...

6th July 2017 – FDD's Long War Journal

Ohio man pleads guilty to terror charges after attempting to join ISIS in Libya

Thomas Joscelyn

The Department of Justice announced today that Aaron Travis Daniels pleaded guilty terror-related charges after trying to join the Islamic State in Libya last November. more...

23rd May 2017 – Quoted by Mitch Prothero, Nancy A Yousseff, and James Ball - Buzzfeed News

US Officials Keep Talking About the Manchester Attack and It’s Freaking Out European Allies

Thomas Joscelyn

UK and European intelligence officials are expressing concern over the fact that much of the information that emerged in the wake of the Manchester bombing has been sourced back to US officials. more...

21st April 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Emanuele Ottolenghi

Senior Fellow Dr. Emanuele Ottolenghi discusses the recent Paris attack. more...

20th April 2017 – FDD's Long War Journal

Champs-Élysées attacker an Islamic State ‘fighter,’ group claims

Thomas Joscelyn

The Islamic State’s Amaq News Agency quickly claimed responsibility for a shooting in the Champs-Élysées shopping area of Paris, France earlier today. At least one policeman was killed and two others injured during the attack. more...

20th April 2017 – FDD's Long War Journal

Ohio man pleads guilty to terror charges after posting Islamic State hit list

Thomas Joscelyn

Terrence McNeil, a 24 year-old man from Akron, Ohio, pleaded guilty to terror-related charges yesterday after authorities alleged that he posted an Islamic State hit list online. Prosecutors did not charge McNeil with plotting to commit an attack himself. Instead, he pleaded guilty to soliciting the murder of American military personnel. more...

10th November 2016 – War on the Rocks

How Will Jihadist Strategy Evolve as the Islamic State Declines?

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Jihadist strategy has always been dynamic and opportunistic. Militant groups, which are typically outgunned and outspent by their state opponents, have long sought to exploit both adversaries’ errors and also changes in the operating environment. more...

23rd August 2016 – CNN

The Situation Room

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the Roanoke, Virginia stabbing. more...

15th July 2016 – Quoted by Rukmini Callimachi - The New York Times

In Truck Attack in Nice, Mainstay of Commerce Reinvented as Tool of Death

Thomas Joscelyn

More than five years ago, Al Qaeda called on its followers to use cars as tools of terror. Soon after, the terrorist group that had brought down the twin towers scrapped the idea, feeling that the tactic was too indiscriminate, too likely to kill Muslims. more...

15th July 2016 – Quoted by Eli Lake - Bloomberg

Learning to Live With Islamic Terrorism, in France and Beyond

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

After the horror at Nice, perhaps the most depressing comment came from France's prime minister. Calling for unity in the face of terror, Manuel Valls observed: "Times have changed, and we should learn to live with terrorism. We have to show solidarity and collective calm." more...

26th August 2015 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses jihadist rehabilitation efforts in Minneapolis. more...

24th August 2015 – Quoted by Katie Zavadski - The Daily Beast

Judge Orders ISIS Recruit to Rehab, Not Jail

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

An American citizen who pleaded guilty to supporting ISIS was ordered by a federal judge to leave jail—and go to a halfway home instead. That rehab center was run by a group that had no prior experience with would-be Islamic terrorists, The Daily Beast has learned. more...

22nd July 2015 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the Chattanooga shootings. more...

Experts
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2nd April 2012 - 4:30 AM

Jonathan Kay Joins Debate on 9/11 Theories

9/11 False Flags, and Black Ops:  An Evening of Debate

International Spy Museum 

Washington, DC

21st March 2012 - 10:30 PM

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross Participates in the 7th Annual Homeland Security Law Institute

Homegrown Threats and Radicalization

American Bar Association, Washington, DC