Volume VI, Number 1

March 2017



Editor’s Note

March 2017

Professor Yonah Alexander


Peer Review Article

Al-Shabaab: Domestic Terrorist Recruitment and Finance Networks

Dr. Peter K. Forster and Thomas Hader


Selected Seminar Proceedings (moderated by Professor Yonah Alexander)

February 23, 2017—“International Cooperation in Combating Terrorism: Review of 2016 and Outlook for 2017

Ambassador (Ret.) Robert Hunter, Brigadier General (Get.) David G. Reist, Hon. Bijan Kian


December 16, 2016— "Latin America's Security Outlook: Challenges and Opportunities in the Post-Castro Era

Professor Margaret Hayes, Dr. Diana Villiers Negroponte


Special Reports

"Terrorism in North Africa and the Sahel in 2016"— (IUCTS, March 2017)

Authored by Professor Yonah Alexander




The Lone Wolf Terrorist: Past Lessons, Future Outlook, and Response Strategies”— (IUCTS, February 2017)

Introduction by Professor Yonah Alexander

Featuring Marion (Spike) Bowman, Professor Amit Kumar, Kyle B. Olson, Captain Dave Martin, Professor Carol Flynn, Lisa Curtis, Dr. Nimrod Raphaeli, and Professor Dean Alexander


NATO’s Strategy: Continuity or Change?”— (IUCTS, January 2017)

Introduction by Professor Yonah Alexander

Featuring Richard Prosen, Honorable Kenneth Wainstein, Joseph Manso, Dr. Daniel Hamilton, Jeffrey Rathke, Dr. Jorge Benitez


Special Commentary

Refused asylum seekers must be returned!

MEP Tomáš Zdechovský, Christian and Democratic Union-Czechoslovak People's Party


Selected Daily Chronologies