Aki Peritz

George Washington University

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A former CIA counter-terrorism analyst, Aki Peritz is a fellow at George Washington University's Center for Cyber and Homeland Security and the co-author of Find, Fix, Finish: Inside the Counterterrorism Campaigns that Killed bin Laden and Devastated Al-Qaeda

Aki Peritz on KCRW

We’ve heard from Nice about the day after the 3rd major attack in France in just 19 months. Now, more on the investigation and what might come next…

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By the deft use of social media, the Islamic State has projected an image of unity and determination that's helped to recruit new members.

Why Defection Stories Could Battle ISIS Propaganda

By the deft use of social media, the Islamic State has projected an image of unity and determination that's helped to recruit new members.

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The U.S. launched an airstrike campaign against ISIS in Syria yesterday. But that wasn’t the only group that was targeted. The U.S.

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