Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on the Politics of the Al-Baghdadi Raid
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the politics following the raid that killed ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
Stern Publishes OpEd in NYT on the Baghdadi Raid and ISIS
Prof. Jessica Stern discusses the United States raid that led to the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State.
Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on the ISIS Threat
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the continued threat from ISIS and recent comments on the subject from FBI Director Christopher Wray.
Stern Interviewed on CNN on ISIS’s Message
Prof. Jessica Stern discusses the message of strength and power ISIS is projecting despite the defeat of the physical Caliphate.
Stern Interviewed for Podcast on ISIS and Religious Terrorism
Prof. Jessica Stern discusses ISIS and terrorism inspired by religion.
Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on the Resilience of ISIS
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the seeming resilience of ISIS despite major battlefield successes against the terrorist organization in Syria and Iraq.
Aftandilian in The Hill on Egypt’s North Sinai Campaign
Gregory Aftandilian discusses Egypt’s campaign against ISIS affiliated fighters in the North Sinai.
Stern in The Guardian on U.S. ISIS Convert
Prof. Jessica Stern discusses a Muslim teen who found his way into extremism but is now being integrated back into society through a unique “ideological rehab” program.
Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on U.S. Endgame in Syria
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the endgame of the United States military in a post-ISIS Syria.
Corgan in The Boston Herald on U.S. Victory in Raqqa
Prof. Michael Corgan discusses the victory of United States forces over ISIS in the terrorist group’s de facto Syrian capital of Raqqa.
Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on Kurdish Independence
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the current U.S. policy toward Kurdish independence, and U.S. support of using Kurdish soldiers in Iraq and Syria against ISIS.
Aftandilian Publishes Op-Ed on U.S. Troop Levels in Iraq
Gregory Aftandilian discusses what United States troop levels in Iraq will look like following the ongoing conflict with the Islamic State.
Stern Interviewed on Manchester Terror Attack
Prof. Jessica Stern discusses the recent terrorist attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.
Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on Trump’s Syria Strategy
Gregory Aftandilian discusses President Donald Trump’s military strategy in Syria and in the fight against the Islamic State.
Aftandilian Publishes Op-Eds in The Arab Weekly
Gregory Aftandilian discusses the Trump administration’s message to the anti-ISIS coalition.
Wippl Interviewed on Washington Counterterrorism Gathering
Prof. Joseph Wippl discusses the political opportunity presented by the upcoming meeting of the Global Coalition to Counter ISIS.
Stern in The Boston Globe on Donald Trump and ISIS
Prof. Jessica Stern discusses how the election of Donald Trump to the presidency of the United States will affect the fight against the Islamic State.
Faculty Book Talk: Stern on ISIS and the State of Terror
Prof. Jessica Stern discussed the Islamic State and how world leaders should prioritize and respond to ISIS.
Aftandilian in The Arab Weekly on Obama’s ISIS Strategy
Prof. Gregory Aftandilian discusses President Barack Obama’s strategy on fighting the Islamic State (ISIS) in Iraq and Syria.
Stern Publishes Journal Paper on ISIS and Organizational Survival
Prof. Jessica Stern published a recent journal paper on how the Islamic State (ISIS) has survived several organizational changes since its’ inception.