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Russia’s Islamist Terror Threat Reemerges

March 27, 2024

On March 22, Islamic militants opened fire on a concert hall in the Russian capital of Moscow, killing scores of concertgoers before setting the venue ablaze. Less than 24 hours later, the Islamic State terrorist group publicly took responsibility for the assault. The death toll currently stands at 137. While some reports link the attack to […]

Video: Lessons in the War of Ideas, with Ilan Berman

February 22, 2024

“Multiple conflicts for legitimacy” leave nearly every major country in the Arab-Islamic world “grappling with questions of identity,” Ilan Berman told Jewish Policy Center webinar participants February 22. But pivoting to great power competition with China and Russia from 20 years of counter-insurgency warfare against Islamist movements including the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria […]

Video: Ukraine – The War Continues with Ilan Berman

July 14, 2023

An important but little-discussed result of Russia’s war against Ukraine has been to “jump-start” a change in Ukrainians’ thinking “about everything from corruption to national identity and the way Ukraine thinks about the world, including Israel.” So said Ilan Berman, senior vice president of the American Foreign Policy Council, during a July 20 Jewish Policy […]