Tammy Lynn Palacios
Tammy Palacios leads the Priority Sustainable Counterterrorism initiative as a Senior Analyst
at the New Lines Institute. This model is predominantly non-kinetic and builds off Tammy’s
studies of al Qaeda and ISIS-affiliate local operations, psycho-social factors, and civil society.
Tammy has earned a Graduate Certificate in Terrorism Analysis from START at the University
of Maryland (UMD) and a Bachelor’s in International Studies and Politics and Government
from the University of Hartford. She is expected to receive her Master’s in Security and
Terrorism Studies from the UMD Graduate School in May.
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Articles by Tammy Lynn Palacios
Hayat Tahrir al-Sham’s Top-Down Disassociation from al-Qaeda in Syria
Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) emir Abu Mohammed al-Joulani has for several years been actively rebranding himself and his group as an anti-Bashar al-Assad Syrian nationalist group and distancing the group