BFM interview

ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard Interview
on Terrorism - Making Ready
Recruits for Violence

Governments need to Address Anger Among Potential Terror Recruits, Nato conference told

Dr. Speckhard quoted in article
By: Caline Malek – The National

Exclusive  Analysis: Al Qaeda Makes Its Move With A Video Primer By Hamza Bin Laden

Dr. Yayla in Homeland Security Today

Upfront special: Is it over for ISIL?

Dr. Yayla featured on Aljazeera debate

Telegram: The mighty application that ISIS loves – Part-2

Ahmet S. Yayla & Anne Speckhard
republished by Vox-Pol

Telegram: The mighty application that ISIS loves – Part-1

Ahmet S. Yayla & Anne Speckhard
republished by Vox-Pol

Terror tots: Horror as experts reveal up to HALF-A-MILLION children recruited by ISIS

Zoie O'brien - Express

ExpertinüberSuizid-Attentäter: “AlswärensieimDrogenrausch”

Eva Winroither - Die Presse

Should The West Forgive ISIS Returnees?

Commentary Magazine

Is deradicaliserenmogelijk?

Anne Speckhard interview with VRT deredactie.be

Terrormiliz IS evakuiertihre “Eliten”

Von Georg Heil -WDR

How to Break the ISIS Brand

Anne Speckhard, Allison McDowell Smith and Ardian Shajkovci at East West Institute

Remote control terror’ Why ISIS claims over Khalid Masood murders pose biggest threat yet

Zoie O'brien - Express

Sick ISIS posts celebrates ‘blessed London attack’ with ‘Allahu Akbar’ next to horrific photos of the attack 

Rebecca Taylor - Daily Mail

Defectors Denounce ISIS Narratives in New ICSVE Project

ICSVE work featured by Club de Madrid

19th Asian Security Conference amid India’s security inconsistencies

Col Anil Bhat, (Retd.) –Malaysia Sun

Trump’s immigration ban is counter productive in war on terror

Anne Speckhard– the Hill

Breaking the ISIS Brand. 19th Asian Security Conference – Combating Terrorism: Evolving an Asian Response

Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. -Defence Studies and Analyses

Women’s roles in terrorism and women fighting back 

Dr. Speckhard, republished by VoxPol

To Some, President Trump is the Dajaal

Anne Speckhard & Lorand Bodo, Republished in On Faith

Terrorists’ love for Telegram, explained

Rebecca Tan- VOX

ISIS Defectors: Inside Stories of the Terrorist Caliphate By Anne Speckhard and Ahmet S. Yayla

John DeRosa- the Medium

17 policiersradicalisésrecensés entre 2012 et 2015 à Paris

L’Express

What Do ISIS Women Want?

Michael Rubin - Commentary

Turkish Investigation Into New Year’s Attack Focuses on Central Asians

Kasim Cindemir – Voice of America

Governments need to Address Anger Among Potential Terror Recruits, Nato conference told

CalineMalek – The National

Former foreign minister warns terrorism can’t be stopped if there is a refusal to ‘do God’

David Williamson

Are you with us or against us?

Anne Speckhard, republished in OnFaith

ISIS Defectors: Inside Stories of the Terrorist Caliphate

Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. & Ahmet S. Yayla, Ph.D. speaking at New America, July 22, 2016

Playing with Fire

Op Ed in World Policy by ICSVE Deputy Director, Ahmet S. Yayla and Diretor Anne Speckhard, July 27, 2016

Những phần tử khủng bố được hình thành như thế nào?

Achieu article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. July 26, 2016

ISIS Defectors: Inside Stories of the Terrorist Caliphate

Agoravox article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Nafeez Ahmed July 26, 2016

Agoravox article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Nafeez Ahmed July 26, 2016

Op ed in The Hill by ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. July 20, 2016

Tyrkias nære forhold til IS og bløffen om «krigen mot IS»

Steigan article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Pål Steigan July 25, 2016

Living with Fear in the Age of Terrorism

News Corp Australia Network article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Cindy Wockner July 12, 2016

Turkey, Erdogan, and the Coup that Wasn’t

World Policy Journal article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. July 19, 2016

Turkish Newspaper Names US General as ‘leader’ of Failed Coup Attempt

News Corp Australia Network article featuring ICSVE and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Jamie Seidel July 12, 2016

World Policy On Air, Ep. 77: The Coup That Wasn’t

World Policy Journal Podcast featuring ICSVE and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. July 22, 2016

Deadly Interactions

World Policy Journal article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. From the Winter 2015/16 Issue

Turkey’s Secret Pact with Islamic State Exposed by Operative Behind Wave of ISIS Attacks

INSURGE intelligence article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Nafeez Ahmed July 21, 2016

Islamic State Urged Vehicular Attacks Weeks Before Nice Terror Attack Says Lone Wolf Attacks in America Are Next

Inquisitr article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Tara West July 15, 2016

Turkish tabloid accuses US Army General of orchestrating the failed coup – a move which could put Americans in the country at risk

Daily Mail article featuring ICSVE and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. by Alexandra Genova July 25, 2016

Islamic State Says fill Your Cars with Gas as Terror Call Targets Australia

Best the News article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Lance Goodall July 15, 2016

America, Australia, Canada Targeted Just Like Nice France Terrorist Attack – Coercion Code – Dark Times are upon us

America, Australia, Canada Targeted Just Like Nice France Terrorist Attack – Coercion Code – Dark Times are upon us

Vile Islamic State propaganda video urged followers to ‘fill your cars with gas’ and for attacks in European cities and Australia just weeks before the Nice terror attack

Daily Mail article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. by Nelson Groom July 16, 2016

Truck Driver Identified in Bastille Day Attack in Nice

Gawker article referring to the ICSVE research by Brendan O’Connor July 15, 2016

Nice terror attack Islamic State terror call targets Australia

News Corp Australia Network article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. and Deputy Director Ahmet S Yayla, Ph.D. By Cindy Wockner July 16, 2016

Islamic State Defectors Hold Key to Countering Group’s Recruitment

Intercept article featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. by Murtaza Hussain July 11, 2016

ISIL defectors speak out to counter recruiting drive

Montreal Gazette interview of ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Catherine Solyom

The best weapon to defeat ISIS: Use testimonials from disillusioned recruits who’ve defected against them

Op Ed in New York Daily News by ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

How do we defeat ISIS? Less bombs, more social

Op Ed on The Hill by ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

ISIS Defectors: Inside Stories of the Terrorist Caliphate

WGN TV News interview featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

July 06, 2016

Une chercheuse américaine veut combattre Daech par la propaganda

Op Ed in New York Daily News by ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.
aRTS Switzerland interview of ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Ludovic Rocchi

June 28, 2016

Er füttert sie mit Gift

Der Bund news interview of ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

by Simone Rau und Dominique Strebel

June 24, 2016

This is what ISIS supporters are really like

The Statesman interview of ISCVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

by Jake Godin

June 23, 2016

Die Angst vor der Radikalisierung

Neue Surcher Zeitung article about our ICSVE work

by Daniel Gerny

June 23, 2016

Islamist Extremism in America: Is Religion the Problem?

Voice of America quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard

June 22, 2016

The Anatomy of An ISIS Supporter

Newsy tv interview of ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard

by Jake Godin

June 21, 2016

Life with a Shooter: Science Explores Killers’ Family Lives

Live Science article quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard

By Kasey Deamer

June 17, 2016

What makes for Effective Counterterrorism?

Voice of America article quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Jeff Swicord

June 13, 2016

Wrong: Donald Trump says there’s no system to vet political refugees

PolitiFact article quoting ICSVE director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

Linda Qui

June 13, 2016

How Terrorists are Made

Research Gate interview of ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Michelle Kuepper

June 7, 2016

Was aus Menschen Terroristen macht

SRF radio interview of ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Fredy Gsteiger

May 10, 2016

ISIS’s Revenues include Sales of Oil to the al-Assad Regime

Huffington Post article by by ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

April 28, 2016

ISIS Sex Slave Trade in Gaziantep, Turkey

Huffington Post article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

April 24, 2016

What the West Really Knows about the State of ISIS

Macleans article quoting ICSVE research

By Jonathon Gatehouse

April 22, 2016

The American Women of ISIS

Marie Claire article quoting ISCVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

by Kate Storey

April 22, 2016

American ISIS Defector – Mohamad Jamal Khweis and the Threat Posed by “Clean Skin” Terrorists: Unanswered Questions and Confirmations

Huffington Post article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

April 21, 2016

Stories of Defectors Can Provide Counter-narrative

Arab Weekly interview quoting ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Rasha Elass April 17, 2016

ISIS Once Again Silences its Enemies in Turkey

Security Solutions Magazine article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

April 14, 2016

He’s the First U.S. ISIS Defector, Will he Become a U.S. Asset?

PRI interview quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

April 12, 2016

Virginia man’s defection from ISIS poses tough choice for U.S.

Mcclatchy article by Hannah Allam quoting ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

April 7, 2016

Congressional Panel on Women and Terrorism puts Women in War on Terror’s Crosshairs

AlterNet article quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard

By Maya Hilel

April 6, 2016

They called the boys ‘buttons’ because pushing a button would be the last thing they did

PRI radio interview featuring ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

by Rasha Elass April 04, 2016

ISIS Defector Reports on the Sale of Organs Harvested from ISIS-held ‘Slaves’

Huffington Post article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

April 01, 2016

Close Call for USF Leaders, Terrorism Expert in Brussels

WTSP television interview of ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

by Kendra Colon

March 22, 2016

On the ground in Brussels, the author of “Talking to Terrorists” discusses the situation there

WGN Radio interview of interview of ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

by Roe Conn

American ISIS Defector – Mohamad Jamal Khweis and the Threat Posed by “Clean Skin” Terrorists: Unanswered Questions and Confirmations

Huffington Post article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

March 21, 2016

Liars, Hypocrites, Defectors tell of their Disillusionment

Sydney Morning Herald article quoting research by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Matthew Hall

March 12, 2016

Facebook and Twitter are Losing the War against ISIS Expert Says

Sydney Morning Herald article quoting ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Matthew Hall

March 12, 2016

Taking in Refugees is Good for America

Jewish Journal article quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

by Veronique de Rugy

March 2, 2016

Recruiting for Jihad the Allure of ISIS in Turkish

Voice of America Turkey article featuring the research of ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Serhan Akif Akyıldız

February 26, 2016
By Matthew Hall

March 12, 2016

Islamic State Widow Shames IS Leaders

Voice of America News article by Jamie Dettmer quoting ICSVE research of Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

February 03, 2016

Why the Pentagon needs Psychologists

Inverse article quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Sarah Sloat

January 25, 2016

The Current Lessons from ISIS defectors on how to fight indoctrination

CBC Radio interview of ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

by Anna Maria Tremonti

January 05, 2016

Before and After: The Inside Story of a Hamas Suicide bomber

AU World interview of ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Matthew Hall

December 23, 2015

If they don’t like someone, they just behead him”: why ISIS fighters quit

Vox news article by Zack Beauchamp quoting ICSVE research of Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

December 23, 2015

Eyewitness Accounts from Recent Defectors From Islamic State: Why they Joined, What they Saw, Why they Quit

Huffington Post article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet Yayla and Director Anne Speckhard

December 22, 2015

Before and After: The Inside Story of a Hamas Suicide bomber

AU World interview of ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

By Matthew Hall

December 23, 2015

If they don’t like someone, they just behead him”: why ISIS fighters quit

Vox news article by Zack Beauchamp quoting ICSVE research of Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.

December 23, 2015

Eyewitness Accounts from Recent Defectors From Islamic State: Why they Joined, What they Saw, Why they Quit

Huffington Post article by ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet Yayla and Director Anne Speckhard

December 22, 2015

Islamic State Fighters flee Terror Group’s Hypocrisy, Cruelty

Voice of America article quoting ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla, Ph.D. and ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. By Jamie Dettmer December 21, 2015

Bride of ISIS Why Women Join Jihad

Christian Broadcasting Network TV news story featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. By George Thomas December 12, 2015

Web of Terror: Devil saying Kill Kill

Christian Broadcasting Network TV news story featuring ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.
By George Thomas December 9, 2015

Posing as Refugees is not the Easiest Path to US for ISIS Jihadists

TribLive article quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. By Jason Cato November 21, 2015

Syrians in America: How Safe is the U.S. Refugee Program

NBC article quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. by Jon Schuppe November 19, 2015

The Lure of Becoming a Bride of ISIS

Huffington Post article by ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D.November 24, 2015

ISIS Touts Baby Boom as Key to Caliphate Future

Fox News article quoting ICSVE Director Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. By Hollie McKay October 12, 2015

How Dragging our Feet on Taking in Refugees Creates More Terrorists

Op Ed in New York Times By Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. September 29, 2015

IŞİD Üyeleri Örgütten Kaçıyor – ISIS Members Defect from the Terrorist Organization

Voice of American Turkey article featuring the research of ICSVE Deputy Director Ahmet S. Yayla and Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. By Jamie Dettmer December 22, 2015

Taking in Refugees Is Not a Risk to National Security

Op Ed by ICSVE Director, Anne Speckhard, Ph.D. in Time September 9, 2015