The Latest - Syria

Syria Latest Broadcasts

3rd April 2018 – Fox News

Happening Now

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD Senior VP Jonathan Schanzer joins Fox News' Happening Now to discuss what's next with the Iran deal and Syria. more...

9th October 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Bill Roggio, Thomas Joscelyn

FDD's Bill Roggio and Thomas Joscelyn discusses ISIS bites back on Al Qaeda's HTS in Syria. more...

31st August 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Clifford D. May

FDD president Clifford May joins the John Batchelor Show to talk about how Iran recruits Afghans to fight for Assad in Syria. more...

30th August 2017 – C-SPAN

Iran’s Nuclear, Regional and Proxy Challenges (Heritage Center event)

Mark Dubowitz

Since the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran, Tehran has continued its malign policies in the Middle East, particularly in Iraq, Syria and Yemen. more...

24th August 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Mark Dubowitz

Iran is suspected paying for North Korean chemical weapons to Syria. FDD CEO Mark Dubowitz joins the John Batchelor Show to discuss this development. more...

24th August 2017 – i24 News

Crossroads

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir joins Crossroads on i24 News to discuss the Kurdish referendum more...

24th August 2017 – Televisión Pública Noticias

Televisión Pública Argentina

Emanuele Ottolenghi

Experto Emanuele Ottolenghi analiza al Estado Islámico. more...

22nd August 2017 – CNN

The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD Senior VP Jonathan Schanzer discusses how North Korea may be sending chemical weapons to Syria on the Situation Room. more...

22nd July 2017 – i24 News

Strictly Security

John Hannah

FDD Senior Counselor John Counselor John Hannah discusses the Syrian ceasefire being negotiated by the US and Russia on Strictly Security. more...

17th July 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Bill Roggio, Thomas Joscelyn

FDD senior fellows Bill Roggio and Thomas Joscelyn discuss what happens now that Mosul has been reclaimed, and what they next generation of the Islamic State might be. more...

12th July 2017 – WTOP

The National Security Podcast with JJ Green

Behnam Ben Taleblu

Behnam Ben Taleblu, senior Iran analyst at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, joins the program to break down the implications of IS group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadial-Baghdadi's status, his elusiveness and what happens after he and his so-called caliphate pass from the scene. more...

10th July 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Thomas Joscelyn

FDD Senior Fellow Thomas Joscelyn discusses the US's successful push against the Islamic State in Raqqa. more...

1st July 2017 – Fox News

Journal Editorial Report

Clifford D. May

FDD president Clifford May discusses Trump administration warning about Syria launching chemical attacks. more...

29th June 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Tony Badran

FDD senior fellow Tony Badran discusses Syria as ISIS disappears. more...

19th June 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Thomas Joscelyn

FDD Senior Fellow Thomas Joscelyn discusses US air-to-air combat and Al-Qaeda, ISIS attack and Assad. more...

4th June 2017 – Radio Free Europe

Majlis Podcast

Aykan Erdemir, Merve Tahiroglu

FDD senior fellow Aykan Erdemir, and research associate Merve Tahiroglu, discuss the state of Central Asians who join extremist groups in Iraq and Syria. more...

19th May 2017 – Syndicated

The John Batchelor Show

Tony Badran

FDD senior fellow Tony Badran discusses the US expeditionary force on the Syria-Jordan border. more...

12th May 2017 – ABC News

The World

Aykan Erdemir

FDD senior fellow Ayakn Erdemir discusses Turkey's response to US decision to arm Syrian Kurdish fighters. more...

10th May 2017 – WMAL 105.9 FM

Mornings on the Mall

Clifford D. May

FDD president and founder Clifford D. May discusses Lavrov to meet with Trump and the US to arm Syrian Kurds. more...

27th April 2017 – Fox News

Fox News Digital

Jonathan Schanzer

FDD Senior VP Jonathan Schanzer discusses sanctions against Syria after chemical attack. more...

Experts

Tony Badran

Research Fellow

Events

9th June 2016 - 4:00 PM

Genocide by ISIS: The Plight of Yazidis in Iraq & Syria

When ISIS began attacking the Yazidi community in Iraq’s Sinjar Mountains in 2014, Ms. Dakhil brought international attention to the catastrophe through an impassioned parliamentary address, pleading for protection and assistance for a civilian population facing enslavement or execution.

13th May 2015 - 11:30 AM

Disputed Borders and the Struggle for Order: Addressing Security Threats in the Middle East

With continued Hezbollah activity emanating from Lebanon, Iran and the IRGC trying to set up a base of operations in the Golan Heights, the decline of the Assad regime in southern Syria, and rising tensions in the Sinai Peninsula, Israel's security situation has become increasingly complex and dangerous. What is the Israeli security outlook for the near and mid-term future?