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15th June 2016 – Quoted by Mark Hay - Vice News

What ISIS Is Saying About the Orlando Shooter

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

Within hours of the horrific massacre at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando on Sunday, media outlets associated with the Islamic State moved to claim "lone wolf" Omar Mateen as one of their own. Initial reports detailing the terrorist's searches for jihadist content leading up to the attack, along with confirmation that he pledged his allegiance to ISIS while inside the club, served to bolster the legitimacy of the self-described caliphate's declaration of solidarity. more...

14th June 2016 – Quoted by Henry Johnson - Foreign Policy

A French Terrorist Killed Two People, Then Bragged About it on Facebook Live

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

After killing a French police commander and his partner in their suburban home outside Paris, 25-year-old Larossi Abballa used a decidedly modern way of publicizing the murders: He logged into Facebook and used its new live streaming service to broadcast his thoughts on the terror attack he had committed just moments earlier. more...

14th June 2016 – 104.1 KQH

The Jon Justice Show

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on counter terrorism policies after the Orlando attack. more...

14th June 2016 – Quoted by Jeff Seldin - Voice of America

Carnage in Orlando Could Prove Hollow Victory for Islamic State

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Hours after images of bloodied Orlando, Florida nightclub patrons flashed across screens around the world, so-called Islamic State “fanboys” (sympathizers) seemed energized, claiming and then trumpeting the terror group’s success on social media. more...

13th June 2016 – BBC Radio 5

Live at 5

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross joined Stephen Nolan of BBC's Radio 5 to discuss the Orlando terror attack, law enforcement, and more. more...

13th June 2016 – AM 1130

Up & At ‘Em

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FDD Senior Fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the Orlando attack. more...

13th June 2016 – Public Radio International

The World

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the shooting at Pulse, an Orlando nightclub, and ISIS radicalization. more...

13th June 2016 – Business Insider

The FBI director painted a bizarre picture of the man behind the worst mass shooting in US history

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The director of the FBI, James Comey, said Monday that Omar Mateen, the man who carried out the worst shooting in US history at a gay nightclub in Orlando, mentioned links to al-Qaida, Hezbollah, and the Islamic State - all within a three-year span. more...

13th June 2016 – CTV

CTV News

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the Pulse nightclub shooting and Omar Mateen. more...

13th June 2016 – New York Daily News

Uncovering if Pulse club massacre in Orlando was an ‘ISIS Attack’

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Omar Mateen wanted the world to associate his attack at an Orlando nightclub, the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, with ISIS, the self-proclaimed Islamic State. more...

13th June 2016 – The Journal of International Security Affairs

An Opening for Al-Qaeda

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Since the Islamic State (IS) made its dramatic military advance in Iraq more than a year ago—capturing Mosul and other key cities and declaring the caliphate’s re-establishment—analysts have been near-unanimous that the group’s emergence has devastated its parent organization, al-Qaeda. more...

12th June 2016 – BBC

BBC News Live

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the aftermath of the Pulse shooting and radicalization. more...

9th June 2016 – Quoted by Spencer Ackerman - The Guardian

American Isis defector charged despite no evidence of material support of terror

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Federal prosecutors have charged a Virginia-born man who travelled to join and then fled from the Islamic State with material support for terrorism, even though a criminal complaint against him provides no connection to any acts of violence. more...

9th June 2016 – Quoted by Nancy A. Youssef - The Daily Beast

CIA and Pentagon Bicker While Russia Wipes Out U.S.-Backed Rebels

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U.S.-backed opposition forces in Syria’s largest city are facing a ferocious Russian-led assault, raising fears that the rebels could be eliminated in a matter of weeks. more...

8th June 2016 – BBC

BBC World News America

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the recent attack in Tel Aviv. more...

6th June 2016 – The Loopcast

A Discussion on Expertise, Part II

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In a continuation of The Loopcast's 2013 show What Makes an Expert an "Expert", FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross and Tom Nichols resume the discussion in light of the recent Ben Rhodes interview. more...

2nd June 2016 – CCTV America

World Insight

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

1st June 2016 – Quoted by Daveed Gartenstein-Ross - The Daily Beast

Big Win Over ISIS Could Mean a New War

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Troops fighting ISIS appeared to on the verge of another victory over the self-proclaimed Islamic State Wednesday, as they moved into a city that has served as the main thoroughfare for ISIS foreign fighters and weapons. more...

1st June 2016 – 104.1 KQTH

The Jon Justice Show

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the State Department's terrorism travel advisory. more...

31st May 2016 – Quoted by Neville Teller - The Jerusalem Post

The jihadist civil war

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The bloodthirsty jihadist organization that calls itself Islamic State (IS) sprang from the loins of al-Qaeda, once the supreme bane of the western world, which achieved its apogee with the destruction of the twin towers in New York. more...