Defeating ISIS: Understanding the Origins and Successes of a Jihadist Terrorist Organization and Western Responses



Thursday, November 5, 2015

3:00PM – 4:00PM

ISIS has achieved in a short period of time huge successes in Iraq and Syria. These conquests threaten not only countries in the Middle East but also countries in other regions, especially in Europe and the US. This lecture explores the sources of its strengths and weaknesses,  evaluates the measures taken to fight it and those which are vital to defeat it.

Hosted by: Denver Council on Foreign Relations