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Sub-Saharan Africa Latest Broadcasts

6th March 2018 – Foreign Podicy

Podcast: Africa’s Jihadist Frontiers

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, Clifford D. May

Foreign Podicy host, Cliff May, is joined by FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross to discuss the evolving threats from jihadists in Africa and what can be done now to stop – or at least slow – them. more...

14th August 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Thomas Joscelyn, Bill Roggio

FDD senior fellows Thomas Joscelyn and Bill Roggio join The John Batchelor Show to discuss how AFRICOM is playing catch-up against al-Shabaab in Somalia. more...

7th August 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Bill Roggio, Thomas Joscelyn

FDD senior fellows Bill Roggio and Thomas Joscelyn's join the John Batchelor Show to connect the dots between east Africa in 1998 and Al Qaeda in 2017. more...

6th July 2017 –

BBC World

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Tourism numbers in Africa are up - fuelled by visitors from within the continent. Zambia's President Lungu gives the police more powers but stops short of declaring a state of emergency. And Biafran War veterans remember the conflict 50 years on. more...

2nd June 2016 – CCTV America

World Insight

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the attack on UN peacekeepers in Mali. more...

6th April 2015 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses recent violence in Kenya waged by al Shabaab. more...

16th March 2015 – 770 WABC-AM - New York, New York

The John Batchelor Show

Bill Roggio, Thomas Joscelyn

FDD Senior Fellows Thomas Joscelyn and Bill Roggio talk with John Batchelor about Boko Haram's pledge of allegiance to the Islamic State. more...

23rd February 2015 – CNN

Anderson Cooper 360

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross on the capabilities of al-Shabaab. more...

22nd February 2015 – CTV

CTV News

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross on recent threats from al-Shabaab. more...

5th February 2015 – CNN International

Quest Means Business

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross on how the threat of Boko Haram will affect the Nigerian elections. more...

15th January 2015 – Fox News

Happening Now

Thomas Joscelyn

FDD Senior Fellow Thomas Joscelyn comments on the threat of Boko Haram and its relationship to Al Qaeda. more...

12th January 2015 – CNN

CNN Newsroom

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross on the recent Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria. more...

5th January 2015 – 770 WABC-AM - New York, New York

The John Batchelor Show

Bill Roggio, Thomas Joscelyn

FDD Senior Fellows Bill Roggio and Thomas Joscelyn discuss their latest pieces for the Long War Journal with John Batchelor. more...

10th November 2014 – CCTV America

CCTV News

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses Boko Haram's strategy in Nigeria. more...

21st October 2014 – 104.1 FM - Tucson AZ

The Jon Justice Show

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross explains how the media has shifted its focus from the Islamic State. more...

5th September 2014 – CNN

The Lead with Jake Tapper

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the structure of the Islamic State. more...

2nd September 2014 – 1130 AM, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN

Up & At ‘Em

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow, Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, discusses terrorist recruitment in America. more...

2nd September 2014 – CNN

New Day

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow, Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, discusses the latest operation in Somalia. more...

17th June 2014 – CCTV

CCTV News

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD expert, Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, discusses attacks in Kenya. more...

21st May 2014 – Voice of America

VOA News Now

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross Comments On Fighting In Libya more...

Experts

Bill Roggio

Senior Fellow and Editor of FDD's Long War Journal

Thomas Joscelyn

Senior Fellow

Events

20th August 2013 - 12:00 PM

Al Qaeda and its Affiliates: On Life Support or an Imminent Threat?

A Conversation with Eli Lake, Thomas Joscelyn and Cliff May

Twelve years after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and more than two years after Osama bin Laden was killed, how great of a threat is al Qaeda to the U.S. homeland and America’s interests abroad? Has the instability in Iraq, Syria, Yemen and throughout Africa allowed al Qaeda to grow in size and power? How should the latest threats against America’s diplomatic facilities, paired with the recent prison breaks in Pakistan, Iraq, Libya and elsewhere impact U.S. counterterrorism strategy?