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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 […]

Zawahiri Killing Exposes Biden’s Foreign-Policy Contradictions

August 5, 2022

President Joe Biden’s announcement that the U.S. military had successfully eliminated al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri this week is unquestionably a major milestone in the conflict once known as the “Global War on Terror.” The Egyptian-born Zawahiri had been al-Qaeda’s intellectual heavyweight ever since he folded his own militant outfit, Egyptian Islamic Jihad, into Osama bin Laden’s network […]