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Special Seminar: Russian Active Measures and Lessons from the Cold War
October 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Special Seminar: Russian Active Measures and Lessons from the Cold War, with Dr. Seth G. Jones, Director of the Transnational Threats Project, Center for Strategic and International Studies and Author of A Covert Action: Reagan, the CIA, and the Cold War Struggle in Poland.
Wednesday, October 24
6:30 – 8:00 pm
La Roche College
This is a free event. Registration is required.
About Dr. Seth G. Jones
Dr. Jones holds the Harold Brown Chair, is director of the Transnational Threats Project, and is a senior adviser to the International Security Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). He is also an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. Prior to joining CSIS, Dr. Jones was the director of the International Security and Defense Policy Center at the RAND Corporation. He also served as representative for the commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, to the assistant secretary of defense for special operations. Before that, he was a plans officer and adviser to the commanding general, U.S. Special Operations Forces, in Afghanistan (Combined Forces Special Operations Component Command–Afghanistan). Dr. Jones specializes in counterterrorism, counterinsurgency, unconventional warfare, and covert action, including a focus on al Qaeda and ISIS. He is the author of A Covert Action: Reagan, the CIA, and the Cold War Struggle in Poland (W.W. Norton, 2018), along with a number of other books and articles.
Thank you to our partner organizations for making this event possible, Kosciuszko Foundation and Office of Global Engagement at La Roche College.