North Suburban Synagogue Beth El cordially invites you to attend our Annual JUF Event on behalf of the 2018 Jewish United Fund Annual Campaign Sunday, April 29, 2018 7:15 PM


North Suburban Synagogue Beth El 1175 Sheridan Road, Highland Park Couvert $18.00 per person

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Featuring Distinguished Speaker Aaron Zelin Richard Borow Fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Dr. Aaron Y. Zelin is the Richard Borow Fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy. He received his PhD from King's College London in the War Studies Department where his dissertation was on the history of the Tunisian jihadi movement. Zelin is the founder of the widely acclaimed and cited website and its podcast JihadPod. Zelin's research focuses on Sunni Arab jihadi groups in North Africa and Syria as well as the trend of foreign fighting and online jihadism. He is author of the forthcoming book Your Sons Are At Your Service: Tunisia's Missionaries of Jihad. Zelin has testified as an expert witness in front of Congress and in judicial cases. He has also briefed numerous governments, technologies companies, and NGOs all over the world on issues related to jihadi groups and their activities.

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