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AFPC Senior Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM
Media Appearances - October 9, 2017
 

AFPC Senior Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM’s POTUS channel

 
AFPC Senior Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by Al Riyadh
Media Appearances - March 5, 2017
 

AFPC Senior Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by Al Riyadh

 
AFPC Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy Lawrence Haas interviewed on CTV
Media Appearances - February 2, 2017
 

AFPC Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy Lawrence Haas interviewed on CTV.

 
AFPC Senior Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM
Media Appearances - January 4, 2017
 

AFPC Senior Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM’s POTUS channel 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM's POTUS channel
Media Appearances - August 30, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM's POTUS channel 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on The Andrew Lawton Show
Media Appearances - August 8, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on The Andrew Lawton Show

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM
Media Appearances - June 13, 2016
 
 
AFPC Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy Lawrence Haas cited by Front Page Magazine
Media Appearances - June 9, 2016
 

AFPC Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy Lawrence Haas cited by Front Page Magazine

 

 
CONFERENCE SUMMARY Iran After The Nuclear Deal
Conferences - April 4, 2016
 

On April 4th, 2016, the American Foreign Policy Council sponsored a Capitol Hill conference to examine the changing nature of Iranian behavior in the wake of last summer's nuclear deal (formally known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, or JCPOA), and its implications for American policy and U.S. strategic interests. Speakers at the event included: Dr. Jonathan Schanzer, Vice President for Research at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies; AFPC Fellow in Middle Eastern Studies Andrew Peek; Dr. Matthew Kroenig, an associate professor at Georgetown University and a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council of the United States, and; Dr. Samantha Ravich, former Deputy National Security Advisor to Vice President Dick Cheney. A rapporteur/s summary of their remarks, as well as their subsequent policy recommendations, follows: 


 
Iran After the Nuclear Deal
Conferences - April 4, 2016
 

The American Foreign Policy Council invites you to a panel on:

 
Iran After the Nuclear Deal
April 4 | 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM | Russell Senate Office Building Room 385
 
 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM
Media Appearances - March 14, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM’s POTUS channel

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio
Media Appearances - March 11, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman testified before the House Homeland Security Committee Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence.
Congressional Testimony - February 11, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman testified before the House Homeland Security Committee Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman delivered a presentation before the White Canvas/Threat Knowledge Group conference
Other Events - January 29, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman delivered a presentation before the White Canvas/Threat Knowledge Group conference 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by CTV (Canada)
Media Appearances - January 26, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by CTV (Canada)

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio
Media Appearances - January 22, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on The John Batchelor Show
Media Appearances - January 21, 2016
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on The John Batchelor Show.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Voice of America
Media Appearances - January 16, 2016
 

 AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Voice of America

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM
Media Appearances - November 16, 2015
 
 
CONFERENCE SUMMARY The ISIS Scorecard: Assessing the State of U.S. Counterterrorism Strategy
Press Releases - November 12, 2015
 

On November 12th, 2015, the American Foreign Policy Council sponsored a Capitol Hill conference to examine current U.S. strategy toward the Islamic State terrorist group (ISIS). 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Voice of America
Media Appearances - October 16, 2015
 
 
The Iran-North Korea Strategic Alliance
Congressional Testimony - July 28, 2015
 

Chairman Poe, Chairman Salmon, Chairwoman Ros-Lehtinen, Ranking Members Keating, Sherman and Deutch, and distinguished members of the Subcommittees: 

Thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to discuss the strategic partnership between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. That alliance represents one of the most significant, yet overlooked, dimensions of the contemporary challenge posed by both countries. And today, as Congress deliberates the new nuclear agreement struck between Iran and the P5+1, it is a topic that merits renewed attention. 

 
The Iran Nuclear Deal and its Impact on Terrorism Financing
Congressional Testimony - July 22, 2015
 

Testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Financial Services Committee Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio regarding U.S. nuclear diplomacy with Iran.
Media Appearances - June 18, 2015
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio regarding U.S. nuclear diplomacy with Iran. 

 
Conference: Iran: Beyond The Nuclear
Conferences - March 10, 2015
 
 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by JNS.org regarding Israeli, Gulf attitudes toward Iran.
Media Appearances - March 5, 2015
 
 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by FoxNews.com regarding Iranian attitudes toward the United States.
Media Appearances - February 26, 2015
 
 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Washington Post regarding the death of Argentine prosecutor Alberto Nisman, Iran's activities in Latin America.
Media Appearances - January 25, 2015
 
 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by VICE News regarding the fight against the Islamic State terrorist group.
Media Appearances - January 22, 2015
 
 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Al Hurra regarding nuclear negotiations with Iran.
Media Appearances - November 25, 2014
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Al Hurra regarding nuclear negotiations with Iran.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by VICE News regarding the Islamic State.
Media Appearances - November 19, 2014
 

 AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by VICE News regarding the Islamic State. 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by VICE News regarding the Islamic State.
Media Appearances - November 12, 2014
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by VICE News regarding the Islamic State. 

 
FPC Senior Fellow James Robbins interviewed by VICE News regarding the Islamic State.
Media Appearances - November 7, 2014
 

AFPC Senior Fellow James Robbins interviewed by VICE News regarding the Islamic State. 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman’s work on Iran and Latin America cited by the Investor’s Business Daily.
Media Appearances - November 4, 2014
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman’s work on Iran and Latin America cited by the Investor’s Business Daily.

 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed in National Review Online regarding the Islamic State and Turkey.
Media Appearances - October 7, 2014
 

 AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed in National Review Online regarding the Islamic State and Turkey. 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on AM 1030 (Tucson) regarding the threat posed by the Islamic State.
Media Appearances - September 27, 2014
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on AM 1030 (Tucson) regarding the threat posed by the Islamic State. 

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on SiriusXM’s POTUS channel regarding nuclear negotiations with Iran.
Media Appearances - May 6, 2014
 
 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by the Washington Free Beacon regarding Russian, Chinese and Iranian influence in Latin America.
Media Appearances - March 25, 2014
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by the Washington Free Beacon regarding Russian, Chinese and Iranian influence in Latin America.

 
Berman Warns Congress about the Costs of U.S. Disengagement from Latin America
Congressional Testimony - March 25, 2014
 

On March 25, AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman was one of four experts called before the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere to discuss the growing role of external actors in Latin America. In his remarks, Berman focused on the strategic implications of expanding Russian, Iranian and Chinese activity for U.S. strategic interests.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Christian Science Monitor regarding Iran’s cyber capabilities.
Media Appearances - February 20, 2014
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed by the Christian Science Monitor regarding Iran’s cyber capabilities.

 
Berman Examines Israel’s Security Environment
Delegations - August 7, 2013
 

Between July 31 and August 6, 2013, AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman traveled to Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, Israel. While there, he met with Israeli officials, statesmen and defense specialists to discuss Israel’s changing security environment, the current state of Israeli foreign policy, and future strategic challenges facing the Jewish state.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by ProPublica regarding Iranian activities in Latin America.
Media Appearances - July 11, 2013
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by ProPublica regarding Iranian activities in Latin America.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman mentioned by the Christian Broadcasting Network regarding Iranian activities in Latin America
Media Appearances - July 10, 2013
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman mentioned by the Christian Broadcasting Network regarding Iranian activities in Latin America

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by InfoLatAm regarding Iranian activities in Latin America.
Media Appearances - July 10, 2013
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited by InfoLatAm regarding Iranian activities in Latin America.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman mentioned by Argentina's La Nacion regarding Iranian activities in Latin America.
Media Appearances - July 10, 2013
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman mentioned by Argentina's La Nacion regarding Iranian activities in Latin America.

 
Iran's influence in the Americas
Congressional Testimony - July 9, 2013
 

Testimony by AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman before the the House of Representatives Homeland Security Committee Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency regarding Iran's influence in the Americas.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited in the Washington Free Beacon regarding Iranian activities in Latin America.
Media Appearances - July 9, 2013
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman cited in the Washington Free Beacon regarding Iranian activities in Latin America.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio regarding U.S. policy toward Iran
Media Appearances - March 28, 2013
 

AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on Secure Freedom Radio regarding U.S. policy toward Iran

 
The Iranian Cyber Threat, Revisited
Congressional Testimony - March 20, 2013
 

Chairman Meehan, distinguished members of the Subcommittee:

Thank you for the invitation to appear before you again today. Let me begin by commending the House Homeland Security Committee for its continued leadership on the issue of Iran and cyberwarfare. It is a topic that is of the utmost importance to the safety and security of the United States.

 
AFPC Vice President Ilan Berman interviewed on XM Radio's Brett Winterble Show regarding U.S. policy toward Iran and the Middle East.
Media Appearances - December 10, 2012