Gal Luft

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(academic, “terror expert”)
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Alma materJohns Hopkins University
Member ofCommittee on the Present Danger/Members, United States Committee for a Free Lebanon
Interests • geopolitics
• “terrorism”
• energy security

Dr. Gal Luft is co-director of the Institute for the Analysis of Global Security (IAGS) and co-founder of the Set America Free Coalition.

From Luft's profile on EMET[1]:

Gal Luft is co-director of the Institute for the Analysis of Global Security (IAGS) and co-chair of the Set America Free Coalition, an alliance of national security, environmental, labor and religious groups promoting ways to reduce America's dependence on foreign oil. He specializes in strategy, geopolitics, "terrorism", Middle East and energy security. Newsweek Magazine called him a “tireless and independent advocate of energy security.” Dr. Luft has published numerous studies and articles on security and energy issues in various newspapers and publications such as Foreign Affairs, Commentary Magazine, Middle East Quarterly, LA Times, The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal. He appears frequently in the media and consults to various think tanks and news organizations worldwide. Dr. Luft testified before committees of the U.S. Congress, including Senate Foreign Relations, House International Relations, House Science and the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission. He holds degrees in international relations, international economics, Middle East studies and strategic studies and a doctorate in strategic studies from the Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS,) Johns Hopkins University.



Events Participated in

Halifax International Security Forum/201421 November 201423 November 2014Halifax
Nova Scotia
Spooky conference in Canada in November 2014
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  1. EMET Profile: Gal Luft, EMET About Us, Accessed: 18 October 2008