Hart and Augustine: Why 9/11 can happen again

posted by Paul Hamill on February 21, 2014 at 2:12 pm

LA times

In the LA Times this morning, ASP Board Members Sen. Gary Hart and Norman R. Augustine wrote an oped on the Congressional oversight over homeland security issues.

Inside Aleppo: New Tools for Understanding the Syrian Conflict – Event Summary

posted by Nathan Alvarado-Castle on February 20, 2014 at 3:33 pm

Syria map

What may be the most detailed, publicly available assessment of the ongoing conflict in Syria to date.

Gaps in Physical Infrastructure Resilience: How a Sniper Attack May Change the Energy Industry

posted by Andrew Charles Wills on February 16, 2014 at 10:53 am

Source: Energy 20/20: A Vision for America’s Energy Future

Last year there was organized attack on a Silicon Valley substation, an attack which could have disabled the power supply across large portions of the California Bay area – find out why this was important.

Cheney on the terrorist attacks in Cairo

posted by American Security Project on January 24, 2014 at 9:53 am


As Egypt tries mightily to settle into a stable democracy, there are still those who desperately want nothing to do with it.

Egypt: the realities on the ground

posted by BGen Stephen A. Cheney USMC (Ret.) on January 8, 2014 at 11:54 am

Flags with Crescents and Crosses

Having just returned from a week in Cairo, I can say this – Egyptians, as a whole, are considerably happier now and more anxious to move on then they have been in several years.

Future of Advising in Afghanistan

posted by American Security Project on December 23, 2013 at 1:20 pm


Following the first fighting season with Afghan forces in the lead for security nationwide, the future peace and security of Afghanistan relies on a small number of future advisors remaining in-country.