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The Jamestown Foundation's first Quarterly Special Report of 2016 focuses on the crisis in Yemen, with chronological articles, briefs, and militant profiles detailing the intensification of political tension and violence in Yemen since December of 2013.
The March issue of Militant Leadership Monitor is a special country-focused issue on militancy in Libya, namely Islamic State activity within Libyan borders.
The February issue of Militant Leadership Monitor provides profiles of Islamic State recruiters and hackers, Pakistani militants, and Fulani herdsmen.
PLA Air Force, Naval Aviation, and Army Aviation Aviator Recruitment, Education, and Training By Kenneth W. Allen Available for Free Download at the Bottom of the Page This report provides an overview of the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) aviation branch’s aviator recruitment, education, and training. Although... MORE
Building a Strong Informatized Strategic Missile Force: An Overview of the Second Artillery Force with a Focus on Training in 2014 By Kenneth W. Allen and Jana Allen Available for Free Download at the Bottom of the Page This report analyzes the training and personnel recruitment of the... MORE
The March 2012 issue of Militant Leadership Monitor begins with two briefs - one covers the Indian Mujahideen's Yasin Bhatkal, while the other details the leadership vacuum in the Upper Huallaga Valley. Following the theme of leadership vacuums, the first article profiles the questionable status... MORE
The January 2016 issue of Militant Leadership Monitor begins with briefs about Turkmen Iraqi leader, Arshad al-Salehi, and a Libyan military commander by the name of Salam Jadallah al-Ubaidi. The first profile in the issue describes the significance of Abu Wardah Santoso in the uptick... MORE
Zapad 2013 was a wide-scale military exercise carried out by the Russian and Belarusian military forces in September 2013. The joint maneuvers, which were held in Belarus and western Russia, simulated an incursion by foreign-backed “terrorist” groups originating from the Baltic States. This exercise—involving tens... MORE
On December 8, 2015, The Jamestown Foundation held its ninth annual terrorism conference on The War in Syria, Islamic State and the Changing Landscape of Asymmetric Threats, at the University Club in Washington, DC. This full-length set of DVDs covers opening remarks, three conference panels and... MORE
The November 2015 issue of Militant Leadership Monitor starts off with a brief of Major General Muhammad Khaddour, the Syrian loyalist commander in charge of the Raqqa, Deir al-Zor and al-Hasakah Governorates, where the Islamic State is located. Nicholas Heras follows this up with a... MORE
By Richard Weitz Available for Free Download at the Bottom of the Page Chinese policymakers have conflicting sentiments regarding the planned military withdrawal of the United States and its allies from Afghanistan. PRC officials have expressed their commitment to collaborate with the international community to promote political... MORE
The October 2015 issue of Militant Leadership Monitor covers several militants connected with the ongoing conflict in Syria and Iraq. Nicholas Heras begins with a brief on Shaykh Auws al-Khafaji and Shaykh Ammar al-Lami, the Secretary General and primary adjutant, respectively, of an Iraqi Shi'a group that fights on behalf... MORE
The September 2015 issue of Militant Leadership Monitor begins with a brief on Saqr Abu Qutaiba, the leader of a Syrian armed rebel group who would like to receive training and weapons from the United States. This is followed by a brief on Shaykh Saleh... MORE
In this Quarterly Special Report (QSR), Jamestown looks at European foreign fighters within the Islamic State. One of the most unique aspects of the Islamic State organization is its targeted recruitment of foreign fighters. Thousands of men and women from around the world have traveled... MORE
The August 2015 issue of Militant Leadership Monitor begins with three briefs. Nicholas Heras first looks at Shaykh Hammoud Saeed al-Mikhlafi, a key ally of Saudi Arabia against the Houthis in Taiz. Then, Matthew Czekaj discusses Poland's first suicide bomber with the Islamic State, Jacek... MORE
The July 2015 issue of Militant Leadership Monitor covers militants from Libya to Pakistan. Nicholas Heras begins with a brief on Muhanna Jaffala, an Aleppan student turned rebel leader who was just severely injured in an assassination attempt. Heras follows with another on Faraj al-Barassi, the Libyan... MORE