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Thursday, July 20, 2017 | With Katherine Zimmerman, Fred Fleitz, Dr. Ted Bromund and Ambassador Yoram Ettinger

The Salafi-Jihadi Movement

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 | With Rep. Scott Perry, Diana West, Harold Rhode and Daniel Horowitz

Tech Transfers to Russia Through Skolkovo

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 | With Rep. Paul Gosar, Enrique Altimari, Fred Fleitz, and Kevin Freeman

McMaster Reauthorizes the JCPOA

Monday, July 17, 2017 | With Adm. James "Ace" Lyons, Gordon Chang, Michael Rowan, and Michael Pregent: 

Shiite Crescent: Iran’s Growing Middle East Domination

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With Bing West, Justin T. Johnson, Soeren Kern and Dr. Ilan Berman

BING WEST, Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, served in USMC Force Recon:

  • Obama’s Iraq policy continues to fail
  • Efforts made by the Baghdad government and Peshmerga on trying to retake Mosul
  • Syrian cease-fire status
  • Hopes that Afghanistan won’t end up like Iraq due to a continued presence of US forces
  • The Clinton legacy in Libya

JUSTIN T. JOHNSON, Senior Policy Analyst for Defense Budgeting Policy at the Heritage Foundation:

  • Shortfalls in our defense capabilities
  • How current US military spending stacks up historically
  • Dangers of measuring defense spending relative to other nations
  • The Heritage Foundation’s “Blueprint for Balance”

SOEREN KERN, Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Gatestone Institute:

  • Germany’s social transformation as a result of the Syrian migrant crisis
  • Sexual assault tradition of “taharrush”
  • 130,000 migrants have disappeared, possibly upwards of 500,000 in Germany
  • EU and Turkey’s agreement on refugees

Dr. ILAN BERMAN, Vice President of the American Foreign Policy Council:

  • The JCPOA hangover
  • Iranian election a show of confidence for current regime in Tehran
  • IRGC one of the principal beneficiaries of nuclear deal
  • IAEA having less oversight on Iranian nuclear program than prior to Obama’s deal


  • Tehran’s “Manifest Destiny” fast becoming reality due to massive economic gains from nuclear deal
  • Iran’s goals concerning Central Asia and the Caucuses having oil and Shanghai Cooperation Organization membership in mind
  • China, Russia, and Iran’s “guiding hand” in Latin American politics
  • Obama Administration to take new Israel/Palestine peace terms to the UN Security Council
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