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Tenth Annual Terrorism Conference 

Wednesday, December 14th The National Press Club Grand Ballroom 529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor Washington, DC 20045 Tickets on Sale Now! Click here to purchase tickets.  About the Event: The Jamestown Foundation is proud to announce that it will hold its Tenth Annual Terrorism... MORE
Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, center (Source: al-Jazeera)

Our Kind of Warlord: Afghanistan’s Deal With Gulbuddin Hekmatyar

Hizb-e Islami Afghanistan (HIA), one of Afghanistan’s oldest jihadist factions and largest Islamic parties, concluded a comprehensive peace deal with the Afghan government on September 29. Speaker after speaker in the Afghan capital’s grand Arg presidential palace declared the deal “historic,” a milestone for restoring... MORE
Activists holding banner of Nahed Hattar (Source: al-Jazeera)


JORDAN: SATIRIST’S KILLING HIGHLIGHTS RADICALIZATION FEARS Protesters in Jordan demanded the resignation of both Prime Minister Hani al-Malki and Interior Minister Salama Hammad in September, following the murder of Nahed Hattar, a satirical writer who was shot dead on the steps of a court building... MORE