AMIA 25th Anniversary: Improving Regional Counterterrorism Cooperation in the Wake of a Tragedy
On Thursday, July 25, 2019, the Center for a Secure Free Society held an event entitled, “AMIA 25th Anniversary: Improving Regional Counterterrorism Cooperation in the Wake of a Tragedy” from 9:00am to 12:00pm in thContinue reading
The VRIC: Tracing the Roots of Venezuela, Russia, Iran & China Security & Intelligence Cooperation
Though the BRIC economies have largely come and gone from international headlines, perhaps a similar sounding, yet more threatening alliance is emerging as a distant cousin. The VRIC: Venezuela, Russia, IContinue reading
Central American Caravans: Are These a Threat to US Border Security?
On Tuesday, February 12, 2019, the Center for a Secure Free Society (SFS) hosted an expert panel to discuss the recent caravan phenomenon, titled Central American Caravans: Are these a threat to US border security? TheContinue reading
Venezuela’s Mounting Refugee Crisis
Most recently on Capitol Hill, the Center for a Secure Free Society held a panel discussion on the mounting refugee crisis in Venezuela on Wednesday, June 27th. Our panel speakers included, Col. Preston McLaughlin, USMCContinue reading
The Crime-Terror Convergence: Countering Hezbollah’s Growing Empire in Latin America
In recent years, Hezbollah has developed a significant presence in Latin America. Its continued terrorist activity and expanding financial empire, built on drug trafficking and money laundering, is becoming a growing U.Continue reading
Hidden Dragon: China’s Stealthy Rise in Latin America
On Tuesday, February 27th, the Center for a Secure Free Society (SFS) hosted an expert panel to discuss Chinese activity in Latin America, titled Hidden Dragon: China’s Stealthy Rise in LatinContinue reading
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 beyonContinue reading
North Korea-Iran Nexus: Can their Nuclear Ambitions be Stopped?
On Tuesday, May 16th, 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?” FoContinue reading