Update on Afghanistan: A Security Briefing

Update on Afghanistan: A Security Briefing Patrick Sookhdeo, Military Advisor to NATO, Regional Command South, and Chairman of the Board, Westminster Institute June 1, 2010 Watch his speaker playlist here Dr. Patrick Sookhdeo is a leading expert on jihadist ideology and … Continue reading



Afghanistan: From the Great Game to the Global War on Terror

Watch his speaker playlist here About the speaker Ambassador Ali Jalali is currently serving as Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Germany and designated Special Envoy to NATO. He served as Interior Minister from 2003-2005, overseeing the creation of a trained force of 50,000 … Continue reading



In the Warlords’ Shadow: Special Operations Forces, the Afghans, and Their Fight Against the Taliban

About the speaker Dr. Daniel R. Green is a Defense Fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy focusing on counter-terrorism, counter-insurgency, and stability operations in the Middle East and Central Asia. He is a reserve officer with the … Continue reading



The Taliban Revival: Violence and Extremism on the Afghan-Pakistan Frontier

Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Hassan Abbas is Professor of International Security Studies and Chair of the Department of Regional and Analytical Studies at National Defense University’s College of International Security Affairs (CISA). Aside from his expertise on … Continue reading



Sebastian Gorka: A New American Strategy

A New American Strategy Dr. Sebastian Gorka Executive Director, Westminster Institute September 6, 2013 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Sebastian Gorka, Ph.D. serves as the Major General Matthew C. Horner Distinguished Chair of Military Theory at Marine Corps University where … Continue reading