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12th November 2014 – CNN

The Lead with Jake Tapper

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross talks with Pamela Brown about the radicalization of Western teens by the Islamic State through social media. 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...

10th November 2014 – KFI AM 640 - Los Angeles, CA

The Bill Handel Show

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FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross analyses President Obama's decision to send more troops to Iraq. more...

7th November 2014 – Quoted by Leah Barkoukis - Townhall

The Rise of the Islamic State

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Since the September 11 attacks, al Qaeda has been a household name in America, one that’s been seared into the minds of national consciousness as the country’s preeminent terrorist threat. But on the eve of September 11 this year, President Obama spoke from the White House about a new threat: the Islamic State. more...

7th November 2014 – CNN

VIDEO: Authorities Fear “Lone Wolf” Attacks

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross talks with Brian Todd about the likelihood of lone wolf attacks in the West as the Islamic State loses momentum in the Middle East. more...

6th November 2014 – Quoted by Shane Harris, Jamie Dettmer - The Daily Beast

Spies Warned White House: Don’t Hit Al Qaeda in Syria

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

It’s the clearest signal yet that the U.S.-led military campaign in Syria is widening: American warplanes on Thursday struck at al Qaeda-affiliated jihadists who attacked two groups of Western-backed rebels—fighters that the Obama administration is counting on to battle ISIS. more...

5th November 2014 – Quoted by Joshua Keating - Slate

Why Terrorists Use Vehicles as Weapons

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Earlier today a Palestinian man who Israeli police say had connections to Hamas drove a car into a crowd near a light rail station in Jerusalem, killing one person and injuring a dozen others. more...

5th November 2014 – 104.1 FM - Tucson AZ

The Jon Justice Show

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on perceptions of the Islamic State in the United States more...

4th November 2014 – War on the Rocks

Was David Drugeon a French Intelligence Agent?

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

David Drugeon, a high-ranking French member of the al-Qaeda-linked Khorasan group in Syria, has been little known by English speakers. more...

2nd November 2014 – Quoted by Armin Rosen - City Journal

The Other Somalia

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Hargeisa, the capital of the unrecognized state of Somaliland, is built into a depression in the middle of a desert; from nearly every point in town, a visitor looks up at a lip of baked orange hills and a blank sky. more...

31st October 2014 – Quoted by Jeremy Bender - Business Insider

The ISIS ‘Mastermind’ Responsible For The Group’s Advance Through Western Iraq May Be A Figurehead

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Omar al-Shishani, the red-bearded Georgian ex-commando, is the most recognizable Islamic State leader below Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. more...

31st October 2014 – Quoted by Tim Mak - The Daily Beast

ISIS Fliers on a Marine Corps Base?

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Somebody scattered some leaflets with an ISIS flag through the town of Quantico. Odds are it’s a hoax. But base officials are still taking them “seriously.” more...

29th October 2014 – CNN

China No Substitute for U.S. Involvement Over Afghanistan

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

The decision by freshly minted Afghan President Ashraf Ghani to make his first overseas trip to China is symbolic. more...

28th October 2014 – Quoted by Zack Beauchamp - Vox

A Month Ago, ISIS’s Advance Looked Unstoppable. Now It’s Been Stopped.

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Watching the news, you could be forgiven for thinking that ISIS is an unstoppable juggernaut, sweeping Iraq and Syria in an unending, unstoppable, terrible blitzkrieg. more...

27th October 2014 – War on the Rocks

What Does the Recent Spate of Lone Wolf Terrorist Attacks Mean?

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

North American interest in lone-wolf terrorism is at an all-time high following several high-profile incidents. more...

24th October 2014 – KPAM - Portland, OR

Terry Boyd’s World

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FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the attack in Ottawa. more...

24th October 2014 – WUSA9

News

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FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross shares his thoughts on whether the United States should be concerned about an attack similar to the shooting in Ottawa. more...

24th October 2014 – Quoted by Nicole Gaouette - Bloomberg

Lone-Wolf Attacks Duel With Airstrikes in New Warfare Era

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Six needle-nosed CF-18 fighter jets took off from the Canadian Forces base in Cold Lake, Alberta, Oct. 21 to join the coalition fighting Islamic State. more...

24th October 2014 – CNN

New Day

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FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross explains the difficulties of preventing lone-wolf terrorist attacks. more...

23rd October 2014 – CNN

The Situation Room

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FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross analyzes the Ottawa terrorist attacker. more...