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Turkey Foreign Fighters in Ogaden

January 26th, 2015

North Caucasus Caucus and OSMahmood discuss Turkish foreign fighters in Ogaden.

"The Clear Banner: Turkish Foreign Fighters and the Ogaden"

"Azerbaijani Foreign Fighters in Syria"

"Turkish Fighters in Syria, Online and Off"

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The Role of Women and Children in the Islamic State

January 10th, 2015

Dr. Mia Bloom discusses the role of women and children in the Islamic State. Read more of her work here:

New Terror Weapon: Little Girls?

How the Islamic State is Recruiting Western Teen Girls

Female Suicide Bombers are not a New Phenomenon

Even al-Qaeda Denounced Beheading Videos. Why the Islamic State Brought them Back

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The Islamic State’s Irregulars

January 5th, 2015

J.M. Berger discusses his new article "The Islamic State's Irregulars" and much more.

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Terrorist Financing and the Islamic State

December 19th, 2014

Dr. Matthew Levitt discusses Terrorist Financing and the Islamic State.

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Nuclear Weapons and Coercive Escalation in Regional Conflicts

December 15th, 2014

CNA Corporation's Jerry Meyerle discusses his new report "Nuclear Weapons and Coercive Escalation in Regional Conflicts: Lessons from North Korea and Pakistan."

You can find a copy of the report here.

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China’s Foreign Policy in Afghanistan

November 12th, 2014

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross and Rafaello Pantucci discuss China's foreign policy in Afghanistan. For more you can read Daveed's monograph "China's Post 2014 Role in Afghanistan" and check out Raffaello's articles here.

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Terrorist Behavior and Deradicalization

October 22nd, 2014

Dr. John Horgan discusses terrorism behavior and deradicalization. You can find Dr. Horgan's work here, and his latest article is on Vice.

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Automotive Security, Society, and the Law.

September 24th, 2014

Beau Woods and Joshua Corman discuss automotive security, society, and the law.

Please make sure to check out the "Five Star Automotive Cyber Safety Program"

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The Legal Side of Exploit Research, Development, and Sales

September 13th, 2014

Jim Denaro, infosec and intellectual property attorney, discusses the legal implications of exploit research, development, and sales.

You can check out Mr. Denaro's DEF CON presentations here: "How to Disclose or Sell an Exploit Without Getting in Trouble" and "How to Disclose an Exploit Without Getting into Trouble"

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Foreign Fighters and Countering Violent Extremism

September 11th, 2014

Humera Khan discusses foreign fighters going to Syria and countering violent extremism.

Please make sure to check out Muflehun.

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