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Dallas: An act of domestic terrorism By Peter Bergen and David Sterman Updated 6:20 PM ET, Fri July 8, 2016 “Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice president at New America and a professor of practice at Arizona State University. He is the author of “United States of Jihad: Investigating America’s Homegrown Terrorists.” […]

Trump gets it right on Saddam By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 5:44 AM ET, Thu July 7, 2016 Story highlights Peter Bergen: Donald Trump is correct in saying Saddam Hussein repressed terrorist groups, as he did all forms of rebellion and dissent U.S. authorities spread false story of connection between Saddam and […]

Terrorists report on their own bloody work, bypassing media By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Peter Bergen: from Munich to 9/11, coverage in mainstream media defined modern terrorism We’ve entered a new era — where terrorists utilize their own media in real time, he says “Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst, a vice […]

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From Russia with hate By Peter Bergen and David Sterman Updated 1:36 AM ET, Fri July 1, 2016 Istanbul attackers connected to Central Asia Istanbul attackers connected to Central Asia 02:15 Story highlights Russians are the largest group of foot soldiers in the group from a non-Muslim majority country, write Peter Bergen and David Sterman […]

ISIS’ Ramadan terror campaign By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 8:03 PM ET, Wed June 29, 2016 U.S. officials: Istanbul attack has hallmarks of ISIS 02:31 Story highlights Peter Bergen says an ISIS spokesman called for attacks during the holy month ISIS has been suffering reverses on the ground militarily Peter Bergen is […]

‘Brexit’: A very British fiasco By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 1:31 PM ET, Fri June 24, 2016 PhStory highlights Peter Bergen: UK’s decision to split from EU will go down as historic self-inflicted wound Bergen: David Cameron set in motion possible UK breakup, empowered ultra-nationalists Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security analyst. […]

David Petraeus: ISIS is on its way to defeat but terrorism threat persists By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 8:44 PM ET, Wed June 22, 2016 Story highlights Gen. David Petraeus discusses the terrorist threats facing the world today. Petraeus also talks gun control, Afghanistan, Syria and other issues. (CNN)In a wide-ranging interview […]

In terror attacks, the Fumbling Bureau of Investigation? Peter Bergen By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 7:23 PM ET, Fri June 17, 2016 FBI: Shooter had been investigated FBI: Shooter had been investigated 02:42 Story highlights Peter Bergen: Critics say FBI dropped ball after investigating Orlando shooter Omar Mateen in 2013 and 2014 […]

Trump’s fatuous terrorism plan By Peter Bergen, CNN National Security Analyst Updated 6:34 PM ET, Tue June 14, 2016  Story highlights Peter Bergen: Trump’s recent speech was long on invective but short on policy specifics Trump’s claims are erroneous, and his plan to suspend immigration won’t work, Bergen says Peter Bergen is CNN’s national security […]

The Opinion Pages | Op-Ed Contributor Why Do Terrorists Commit Terrorism? By PETER BERGENJUNE 14, 2016 Photo Credit Getty Images WASHINGTON — AFTER a terrorist attack like the one in Florida on Sunday, one of the first questions people always ask is: Why? Why would someone take the lives of innocent civilians who are total […]

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, August, 17, 2017 SAS Institute Inc., Counterterrorism and Financial Crimes Forum, Cary, NC

Tuesday, November, 14, 2017 USC Global Summit on Homegrown Violent Extremism (HVE). Los Angeles

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