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Friday, February 14, 2014
Paper by Seth Jones - Back to the Future: The Resurgence of Salafi-Jihadists
Dr. Seth Jones testified before the House Armed Services Committee on February 4, 2014 about the resurgence of Salafi-Jihadists. His testimony is available in a publication by RAND Corporation entitled "Back to the Future: The Resurgence of Salafi-Jihadist". While relevant to the conflict in Afghanistan from the standpoint of the "Core Al Qa'Ida" being based in Afghanistan it is a paper that provides information on the worldwide network of Salafi-Jihadists. The testimony report is available on the RAND website at the below link: