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    Mideast Conflicts and ISIS Threats

    Middle East experts talked about the history of Middle East conflict. Among the topics they discussed were the ISIL* threat to the U.S., U.S. policy in the Middle East, and Westerners' reasons for joining ISIL.…

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    Changing Face of Terrorism

    Panelists talked about the changing face of terrorism and the ability of U.S. government and law enforcement agencies to thwart attacks. Topics included threats to power grids, the threat…

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    When Armies Divide

    Brian Michael Jenkins talked about his book, When Armies Divide: The Security of Nuclear Arsenals During Revolts, Coups, and Civil Wars, in which he looks at the problem of securing nuclear…

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    Terrorism and Homeland Security

    Brian Michael Jenkins talked about international and homegrown terrorism, the attempted bombing of Northwest Flight 253, and the Obama administration’s response. He also responded to telephone…

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    Fort Hood Attack Investigation

    Witnesses testified on the investigation of the on the November 5, 2009, attack that resulted in 13 deaths at Fort Hood, Texas. They talked about shooting suspect Army Major Nidal Hasan and…

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    Counterterrorism in Afghanistan

    Panelists spoke about spoke about U.S. policy in Afghanistan and counterterrorism strategy. Among the issues they addressed were the degree to which the U.S. should consider Afghanistan a…

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    After Words with Brian Michael Jenkins

    Brian Michael Jenkins talked about his book Will Terrorists Go Nuclear? (Prometheus Books; September 23, 2008). He discussed the likelihood of terrorists developing or acquiring nuclear weapons…

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    Profiles in Terror Panel

    Four authors discussed the topic, “Current Interest: Profiles in Terror,” moderated by Leo Braudy. They also talked about their books on terrorism. After their presentations they responded…

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    Domestic Terrorism

    Witnesses testified about assessing the threat of domestic terrorism in the U.S. They examined the creation of a National Commission on the Prevention of Violent Radicalization and…

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    Unconquerable Nation

    Brian Jenkins talked about his book Unconquerable Nation: Knowing Our Enemy, Strengthening Ourselves, published by RAND Corporation. He talked about his strategy to fight terrorism, arguing that…

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    Unconquerable Nation

    Mr. Jenkins talked about counterterrorism efforts, his support for current strategies, and the future of U.S. national security policy. He also responded to telephone calls and electronic…

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    Combating Terrorism

    Witnesses testified at a hearing assessing the fight against terrorism 15 years after the September 11, 2001, attacks. Witnesses included the former U.S. Ambassador to Turkey and Iraq James…

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