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Syndicated columnist Georgie Anne Guyer reviews AFPC's "World Almanac of Islamism"
News - April 18, 2014
 

I was lovingly perusing my treasure of books the other day when I came across one I had totally forgotten that I possessed.

It is an old book, with a crackled cover, a broken spine and beautifully drafted pages. It was filed correctly between "Russia" and "Central Asia," which the book is about. Its title is (take a breath!) "Oriental and Western Siberia: A Narrative of Seven Years' Explorations and Adventures in Siberia, Mongolia, the Kirghis Steppes, Chinese Tartary, and Part of Central Asia."

 
Turkish Scholars Learn About American Politics
Delegations - January 29, 2014
 

On January 28 AFPC was pleased to again play host to a delegation from Istanbul’s Bahcesehir University, one of Turkey’s most dynamic institutions of higher learning.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Jewish Telegraphic Agency regarding human rights sanctions against Russia and the state of the "reset" with Moscow. [
Other Events - November 13, 2012
 
 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by XM Radio's Brett Winterble Show regarding U.S. Mideast policy following the election.
Media Appearances - November 8, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by XM Radio's Brett Winterble Show regarding U.S. Mideast policy following the election

 
AFPC Senior Fellow in U.S. Foreign Policy Lawrence J. Haas cited by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty regarding the next U.S. Secretary of State.
Media Appearances - November 7, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow in U.S. Foreign Policy Lawrence J. Haas cited by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty regarding the next U.S. Secretary of State.

 
AFPC Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy Lawrence J. Haas featured in USA Today webcast regarding the upcoming U.S. presidential foreign policy debate.
Media Appearances - October 22, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy Lawrence J. Haas featured in USA Today webcast regarding the upcoming U.S. presidential foreign policy debate.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on the Fox News Channel regarding Russian foreign policy and U.S.-Russian relations.
Media Appearances - August 14, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on the Fox News Channel regarding Russian foreign policy and U.S.-Russian relations.

 
AFPC Senior Fellow E. Wayne Merry cited by the Voice of America regarding Russian-Georgian relations
Media Appearances - August 8, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow E. Wayne Merry cited by the Voice of America regarding Russian-Georgian relations

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by the Voice of America regarding Russian-Georgian relations
Media Appearances - August 8, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by the Voice of America regarding Russian-Georgian relations

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by Voice of America Turkish Service regarding Syria-Turkey tensions and political developments in Egypt
Media Appearances - June 28, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by Voice of America Turkish Service regarding Syria-Turkey tensions and political developments in Egypt.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio regarding political developments in Egypt.
Media Appearances - June 28, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio regarding political developments in Egypt.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Energy Intelligence Group regarding U.S.-Russian relations and policy toward Iran.
Media Appearances - June 25, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Energy Intelligence Group regarding U.S.-Russian relations and policy toward Iran.

 
AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry interviewed on C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" on Russia-Syria ties, and the state of relations between Washington and Moscow.
Media Appearances - June 24, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry interviewed on C-SPAN's "Washington Journal" on Russia-Syria ties, and the state of relations between Washington and Moscow.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Energy Intelligence Group regarding U.S. strategy toward Iran after the Moscow round.
Media Appearances - June 20, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Energy Intelligence Group regarding U.S. strategy toward Iran after the Moscow round.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Voice of America Russian Service regarding U.S.-Russian relations (in Russian)
Media Appearances - June 19, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Voice of America Russian Service regarding U.S.-Russian relations (in Russian)

 
AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry quoted by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty regarding the Obama administration's appointment of Richard Morningstar as Ambassador to Azerbaijan. (link)
Media Appearances - June 14, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry quoted by Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty regarding the Obama administration's appointment of Richard Morningstar as Ambassador to Azerbaijan. (link)

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Voice of America's Urdu Service regarding the state of U.S.-Pakistan relations.
Media Appearances - June 11, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Voice of America's Urdu Service regarding the state of U.S.-Pakistan relations.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Voice of America's Urdu Service regarding the state of U.S.-Pakistan relations.
Media Appearances - June 11, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Voice of America's Urdu Service regarding the state of U.S.-Pakistan relations.

 
AFPC Senior Fellow in China Studies Joshua Eisenman cited in the Agence France-Presse regarding Russian-Chinese diplomatic relations
Media Appearances - June 6, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow in China Studies Joshua Eisenman cited in the Agence France-Presse regarding Russian-Chinese diplomatic relations

 
AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry cited by NEWS.am regarding the Nagorno-Karabagh conflict.
Media Appearances - May 31, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry cited by NEWS.am regarding the Nagorno-Karabagh conflict.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the GlobalPost regarding the state of Western strategy toward Iran.
Media Appearances - May 31, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the GlobalPost regarding the state of Western strategy toward Iran.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed in the Jerusalem Post regarding Egypt's presidential election.
Media Appearances - May 24, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed in the Jerusalem Post regarding Egypt's presidential election.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on the Fox News Channel's "Special Report" program regarding nuclear negotiations with Iran.
Media Appearances - May 22, 2012
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on the Fox News Channel's "Special Report" program regarding nuclear negotiations with Iran.

 
AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry interviewed on the Voice of America's "On The Line" program regarding the French elections.
Media Appearances - April 27, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry interviewed on the Voice of America's "On The Line" program regarding the French elections

 
Iranian Cyber Threat to the U.S. Homeland
Congressional Testimony - April 26, 2012
 

Congressman Lundgren, Congressman Meehan, distinguished members of the Subcommittees:

Thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to address the cyber warfare capabilities of the Islamic Republic of Iran, and the threat that they pose to the U.S. homeland.

Conventional wisdom suggests that the Iranian regime, now being squeezed significantly by sanctions from the United States and Europe and grappling with significant domestic socio-economic malaise, is far from an imminent threat to the American homeland (even if it does present a vexing foreign policy challenge for the U.S. and its allies). Yet, over the past three years, the Iranian regime has invested heavily in both defensive and offensive capabilities in cyberspace. Equally significant, its leaders now increasingly appear to view cyber warfare as a potential avenue of action against the United States.

 
AFPC Senior Fellow for Counterterrorism Avi Jorisch cited in the Global Post regarding Australian commercial ties to Iran
Media Appearances - April 10, 2012
 

AFPC Senior Fellow for Counterterrorism Avi Jorisch cited in the Global Post regarding Australian commercial ties to Iran

 
AFPC Briefs SOCOM on Emerging Threats in Asia
Other Events - March 28, 2012
 

On February 27, AFPC hosted Col. Paul Huxhold of U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) and Mr. James Farwell, an advisor to SOCOM, for a briefing on emerging threats in Asia.

 
AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia Speaks on Russia's Recent Elections and Their Effect on Democracy in Eurasia
Other Events - March 22, 2012
 

On March 22. 2012, AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia spoke at an IFES-sponsored conference on the topic of the recent Russian elections and the effects on democracy across Eurasia. Click on the below link to listen to his remarks.

 
Ilan Berman radio interview with XM Radio’s Brett Winterble Show re: Iran
Media Appearances - March 13, 2012
 

Ilan Berman radio interview with XM Radio’s Brett Winterble Show re: Iran

 
Ilan Berman print interview with ESFE news agency (Spain) re: Barak visit, U.S.-Israel relations, Iran
Media Appearances - February 29, 2012
 

Ilan Berman print interview with ESFE news agency (Spain) re: Barak visit, U.S.-Israel relations, Iran

 
Iran's Activity And Influence In Latin America
Congressional Testimony - February 16, 2012
 

1Although Iran's inroads into the Western Hemisphere have recently garnered considerable attention among experts and the press, the motivations behind them remain poorly understood. Yet in tracing Iran's pattern of behavior in the region over the past several years, it is possible to discern four distinct strategic objectives.

 
Gen. Richard Myers Leads AFPC Delegation to China
Delegations - January 15, 2012
 

Between January 7-14, the American Foreign Policy Council (AFPC) sponsored an eight-person delegation to China led by Gen. Richard Myers, former Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff. 

 
Ilan Berman television interview with AlHurra re: Syria
Media Appearances - January 10, 2012
 

Ilan Berman television interview with AlHurra re: Syria

 
North Korea Expert at AFPC
Delegations - December 16, 2011
 

On Thursday, December 15, AFPC hosted a roundtable discussion with Dr. Andrei Lankov, Professor at Kookmin University in Seoul. 

 
AFPC Fellow Testifies on “Frozen Conflicts” in the Caucasus
Congressional Testimony - December 7, 2011
 

On December 7, AFPC Senior Fellow for Europe and Eurasia E. Wayne Merry testified before the Commission on Security & Cooperation in Europe (commonly known as the U.S. Helsinki Commission) on the subject of long-standing conflicts in the Caucasus region (formerly part of the USSR) and the prospects for their resolution.    

 
Former OMB Director Jim Miller Leads AFPC Economic Delegation to China
Delegations - November 13, 2011
 

From November 4-10, AFPC sponsored a delegation to China led by Dr. James (Jim) Miller, former Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).

 
AFPC Receives Grant to Study Sino-Indian Relations
Other Events - September 25, 2011
 

AFPC Kraemer Strategy Fellow Jeff M. Smith has received funding to produce a major study on Sino-Indian relations to be conducted over the next year.

 
Karachi’s Last Mayor Speaks at AFPC Headquarters
Other Events - September 22, 2011
 

On September 21, AFPC Kraemer Strategy Fellow Jeff M. Smith hosted the last mayor of Pakistan’s largest city and commercial capital, Karachi, at AFPC’s recently remodeled headquarters.

 
Amb. J. William Middendorf Honored at AFPC Dinner
Other Events - September 15, 2011
 

On September 14, in our new conference room, AFPC hosted a dinner with former Secretary of the Navy, Amb. J. William Middendorf.

 
Ilan Berman print interview with Bloomberg re: Israel-Turkey tensions
Media Appearances - September 7, 2011
 

Ilan Berman print interview with Bloomberg re: Israel-Turkey tensions

 
Field Research Finds Israel Grappling With New Security Environment
Delegations - August 4, 2011
 

This summer, AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman and Kraemer Strategy Fellow Jeff M. Smith each conducted week-long research trips to Israel.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Voice of America Russian Service regarding U.S.-Russian relations
Media Appearances - June 19, 2011
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Voice of America Russian Service regarding U.S.-Russian relations (in Russian)

 
Ilan Berman TV interview with Foxnews.com re: Libya campaign
Media Appearances - June 16, 2011
 

Ilan Berman TV interview with Foxnews.com re: Libya campaign

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by XM Radio's Brett Winterble Show regarding political developments in Egypt and Iran.
Media Appearances - June 15, 2011
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by XM Radio's Brett Winterble Show regarding political developments in Egypt and Iran.

 
Ilan Berman Print interview with CNSNews.com re: Russia/U.S. relations
Media Appearances - May 24, 2011
 

Ilan Berman Print interview with CNSNews.com re: Russia/U.S. relations

 
World Almanac of Islam Website Launched at National Press Club
Press Conferences - May 5, 2011
 

    On May 5, AFPC formally unveiled the digital version of its ground-breaking new analytical resource on radical Islam, the World Almanac of Islamism, at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The press event featured a keynote address by former U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and two-time Pennsylvania Governor Thomas J. Ridge, who described the Almanac as “the first, comprehensive, ongoing resource of its kind of tracking Islamism as a political phenomeno

 
Ilan Berman TV interview with the Fox News Channel re: Libya, Iran
Media Appearances - April 8, 2011
 

Ilan Berman TV interview with the Fox News Channel re: Libya, Iran

 
Ilan Berman Print interview with Bloomberg re: Iran and the “Arab Spring”
Media Appearances - April 5, 2011
 

Ilan Berman Print interview with Bloomberg re: Iran and the “Arab Spring”

 
Ilan Berman radio interview with the BBC Russian service re: Libya
Media Appearances - March 17, 2011
 

Ilan Berman radio interview with the BBC Russian service re: Libya

 
Ilan Berman radio interview with Bill Bennett’s “Morning in America” program re: Mideast revolutions
Media Appearances - March 16, 2011
 

Ilan Berman radio interview with Bill Bennett’s “Morning in America” program re: Mideast revolutions