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23rd November 2015 – Quoted by Natasha Bertrand - Business Insider

The Intense Backlash to Syrian Refugees ‘Plays Right Into’ ISIS’ Hand

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A powerful backlash against asylum-seekers from the Middle East in the wake of the Paris attacks culminated last week in the US House of Representatives, which passed a bill that would stifle the flow of Syrian and Iraqi refugees into the US. more...

23rd November 2015 – CNN

The Lead with Jake Tapper

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the continued manhunt for Paris attack suspect. more...

20th November 2015 – CNN

CNN Newsroom with Brooke Baldwin

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the terror attack in Mali. more...

20th November 2015 – CNN

The Situation Room

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross on discusses the raid to find Abbaoud. more...

20th November 2015 – CNN

The Situation Room

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the use of amphetamines by Syrian fighters. more...

18th November 2015 – Quoted by Linda Qiu - Politifact

Fact-Checking Bernie Sanders’ Comments on Climate Change and Terrorism

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The Democratic debate in Iowa began with a moment of silence for the victims of the Paris terror attacks before pivoting to a discussion on how to address terrorism. more...

18th November 2015 – CNN

The Situation Room

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on the manhunt to find Abdelhamid Abaaoud. more...

17th November 2015 – Quoted by Zack Beauchamp - Vox

Turning Back Syrian Refugees Isn’t Just Wrong — It Helps ISIS

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As French authorities combed an area just outside the Stade de France, where on Friday night a suicide bomber detonated an explosive vest meant for the crowd of thousands just inside, they found a small object that has since become the subject of enormous international attention: a Syrian passport. more...

17th November 2015 – CNN

The Situation Room

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses ISIS operatives in the West. more...

17th November 2015 – CNN

Early Start

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the Paris attacks and the downed Russian plane. more...

16th November 2015 – Quoted by John Knefel, Adi Cohen - Vocativ

The Word Most World Leaders Talking About Paris Won’t Say

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In the wake of the deadliest attacks to hit Paris since World War II, the world’s leaders quickly rallied in support of France and its people. more...

16th November 2015 – Quoted by Nadan Feldman - Haaretz

How ISIS Became the World’s Richest Terror Group

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The decapitated body of Khaled al-Asaad was hung in Palmyra last August, after he’d been brutally tortured for a month. The senior archaeologist, who served for 40 years as head of the ancient Syrian city’s antiquities authority, was taken to the central square of the new city of Palmyra and beheaded by a masked man, in front of a large crowd. more...

16th November 2015 – Quoted by Zack Beauchamp - Vox

Obama Was Right That ISIS Is “Contained.” But That Makes the Group More Dangerous.

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On Thursday, one day before terrorists who appear to have been linked to ISIS launched a series of devastating attacks across Paris, President Obama went on ABC and made a comment that now looks pretty bad: What is true is that from the start, our goal has been first to contain, and we have contained them. more...

16th November 2015 – AM 770 CHQR

Kingkade and Breakenridge

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses urban warfare and the Paris attack. more...

16th November 2015 – NBC

NBC News

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the Paris attacks. more...

16th November 2015 – Quoted by Tracey Samuelson - Marketplace

Marketplace World

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FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross comments on where ISIS gets its money. more...

15th November 2015 – Quoted by Ian Wishart - Bloomberg

Paris Attacks Reveal Belgium as the Heart of European Terror

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The deadly violence in Paris on Friday is the latest in a series of attacks with strong links to Belgium, adding to mounting evidence the country has become one of the main havens for radicalized young men intent on terrorizing Europe. more...

15th November 2015 – Quoted by Lauren Carroll - Politifact

What Barack Obama Said About ISIS Being Contained

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Last week, President Barack Obama said the Islamic State is "contained" -- a comment that has been scrutinized in the wake of the deadly attacks in Paris that have been attributed to the terrorist group. more...

15th November 2015 – Quoted by Pamela Engel - Business Insider

Why It’s ‘likely’ That Some of the Paris Attackers Were Trained in ISIS Territory

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Investigators still don't know the details of how terrorists were able to carry out separate, simultaneous attacks in Paris on Friday night. more...

15th November 2015 – New York Daily News

Paris Terror Attacks Indicate That Age of Urban Warfare May Just Be Beginning

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The atrocities in Paris are not just terrorism: They represent yet another example of an urban warfare attack designed to kill, terrorize and shut down a major city for an extended period of time. more...