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12th July 2018 – iHeart Radio

Justice & Drew

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein Ross joins Justice & Drew to discuss President Trump's meeting with NATO allies in Brussels. more...

27th June 2018 – AM 1130

Justice & Drew

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein-Ross joins Justice&Drew to discuss President Trump's recent travel ban and its implications. more...

20th June 2018 – Quoted by Jeff Seldin - Voice of America

Al-Shabab Militant Group Getting Lucky, Not Stronger in Somalia

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Somalia’s most dangerous terror group is likely not getting any stronger despite a series of deadly attacks, including one that claimed the life of a U.S. special operations soldier earlier this month. more...

17th June 2018 – Quoted by Colin Clarke - The National Interest

A Terrorist’s Dream: How Twitter and Toy Drones Could Kill a Lot of People

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

In late April, a toy drone buzzed past the palace of the king of Saudi Arabia, leading Saudi security forces to shoot it down. more...

14th June 2018 – Quoted by Ibrahim Ahmed - Voice of America

Analysts Doubt Derna Capture Will End Extremism in E. Libya

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Forces loyal to General Khalifa Haftar and his self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) are poised to capture the last remaining city outside of their control in eastern Libya, after weeks of heavy fighting, bombardment and airstrikes, and after years of siege. more...

12th June 2018 – AM 1130

Justice & Drew

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein Ross joins Justice & Drew to discuss the outcomes from the summit held between President Trump and Kim Jong Un. more...

30th May 2018 – Quoted by Judith Miller - City Journal

Stay the Course Against ISIS

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

It’s tempting to see the Islamic State’s retreat in Iraq and Syria as an American victory, but at a House Homeland Security Committee hearing last week, several terrorism experts issued a stark warning: don’t gloat; stay the course. more...

14th May 2018 – Quoted by Candice Lanier - Bleeping Computer

Counterrorism Officials Concerned About Technological Advances of Jihadists in the US

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Last week, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released another National Terrorism Advisory System Bulletin as an extension of the alert the agency issued in November, 2017. This latest alert expires on September 14, 2018. more...

3rd May 2018 – Defense One

Terrorists Are Going to Use Artificial Intelligence

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

There is a general tendency among counterterrorism analysts to understate rather than hyperbolize terrorists’ technological adaptations. In 2011 and 2012, most believed that the “Arab Spring” revolutions would marginalize jihadist movements. more...

26th April 2018 – AM 1130

Justice & Drew

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein Ross joins Justice & Drew to discuss ISIS. more...

24th April 2018 – Quoted by Jeff Schogol - Task and Purpose

A ‘Post-ISIS Insurgency’ Is Gaining Steam In Northern Iraq, Analysts Say

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

ISIS may have lost most of its self-declared caliphate, but a new jihadist group is trying to rise from ISIS’ ashes in northern Iraq. more...

15th April 2018 – Quoted by Ariel Koch - Dayan

The Strengthening of al-Qa’ida in the Global Jihad Arena: Online Activity as a Test Case

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Beginning in 2013, pushing al-Qaeda out of the global jihad movement was one of the more conspicuous ramifications of the Islamic State's rise to power in Syria and Iraq, even though that organization was originally known as al-Qaeda's branch in Iraq. more...

11th April 2018 – AM 1130

Justice & Drew

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein Ross joins Justice & Drew to discuss the recent chemical attack in Syria. more...

3rd April 2018 – KTLK

Justice & Drew

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein Ross joins Justice & Drew to discuss the link between social media and terrorism. more...

2nd April 2018 – The Loopcast

Evolving Terror: The Development of Jihadist Operations Targeting Western Interests in Africa

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein Ross joins the Loopcast to discuss his new paper on developing jihadists operations in Africa. more...

2nd April 2018 – War on the Rocks

The Emigrant Sisters Return: The Growing Role of the Islamic State’s Women

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

In his latest op-ed for War on the Rocks, FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross details the roles of women throughout the timeline of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria – highlighting how their role within the organization, specifically in military operations, seemed to increase as the caliphate weakened and eventually collapsed. This, Gartenstein-Ross illustrates, is a stark contrast to the roles previously held by women throughout the life of the caliphate – and this role may continue to grow. more...

22nd March 2018 – Quoted by Stephen Tankel - War on the Rocks

From Al-Qaeda to ISIL: Continuity and Change in the Jihadist Movement

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

In summer 2010, the National Intelligence Council organized a small, one-day conference with Europe-based academics to get their read on possible futures for the jihadist movement. more...

20th March 2018 – Texas National Security Review

Policy Roundtable: What Is the Future of the Jihadist Movement?

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

In summer 2010, the National Intelligence Council organized a small, one-day conference with Europe-based academics to get their read on possible futures for the jihadist movement. I was one of the approximately twenty participants. Osama Bin Laden was still alive, but the core al-Qaeda organization was beginning to come under rising pressure in Pakistan as a result of increasingly intense drone strikes. more...

14th March 2018 – AM 1130

Justice & Drew

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD's Daveed Gartenstein Ross joins Justice and Drew to discuss Rex Tillerson's removal as secretary of state and the Bloomington mosque bombing. more...

13th March 2018 – Quoted by Oriana Pawlyk - Military.com

General Argues to Continue Refueling Saudi Planes in Yemen Fight

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

As lawmakers once again try to stop U.S. refueling and intelligence missions in support of planes from the Saudi-led coalition targeting rebels in Yemen, a top general insists U.S. support is necessary to build on its relationship with Saudi Arabia. more...