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On The Move: SFS in Latvia

SFS Executive Director Joseph Humire presents a pioneer video diary, called On The Move, of his trip to Latvia to speak about counterterrorism at the 8th Parliamentary Intelligence Security Forum hosted by the Latvian Parliament.

 

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Latin American Terror Trials

In the past couple of years, the threat of Islamist terror has grown throughout the Western Hemisphere, with operatives from Hezbollah, the Islamic State and other global terror organizations expanding their reach beyond their theaters of operations. The radical Islamist movement has various faces and dimensions, but the planning, organizing, financing, and execution of acts of terror have drawn increasing attention in Latin America, despite the region’s lack of effective legislation and infrastructure to combat it.

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North Korea-Iran Nexus: Can their nuclear ambitions be stopped?

On Tuesday, May 16, 2017, the Center for a Secure Free Society hosted a Washington, D.C. roundtable discussion on a most timely subject: “The North Korea-Iran Nexus: Can their nuclear ambitions be stopped?” Four participants representing a range of perspectives tackled the thorny issue of Iran and North Korea’s nuclear proliferation efforts and made substantive recommendations for U.S. policymakers, at a time of heightened tension as the North Korean regime ratchets its nuclear ambitions with a series of menacing missile launches.

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National Security and the Constitution of Free Societies

On Friday, March 31, the Center for a Secure Free Society (SFS) partnered with the National Center for Policy Analysis and the Philadelphia Society to host a breakfast panel event entitled National Security and the Constitution of Free Societies. Guests gathered at the Adolphus Hotel in Dallas, TX for two panels on Immigration and U.S. Diplomacy and National Intelligence.

The first panel, “Balancing Immigration and National Security in a Free Society,” featured SFS Executive Director Joseph Humire and the Hon. Javier Fernández Lasquetty of the Universidad Francisco Marroquín, and was moderated by Philadelphia Society President Alejandro Chafuen.

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SFS partners with the Daniel Morgan Academy to discuss the future of the Western Hemisphere

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Wednesday, June 8 – The inaugural 2016 Western Hemisphere Security Forum in Washington, D.C., co-sponsored by the Center for a Secure Free Society (SFS) and the Daniel Morgan Academy (DMA) brought together several leading regional experts and security scholars for a day-long discussion about the many issues affecting governance and the rule of law throughout the Americas…. Continue Reading