Lima Charlie News MENA Report covers Middle East / North Africa developments as reported by Lima Charlie’s MENA Bureau. This week, MENA Bureau Chief John Sjoholm interviews CNN’s Peter Bergen about his documentary, “Legion of Brothers.” The two also discuss developments about the Islamic State, the Taliban, and al Qaeda, as well as the future of Afghanistan.
Peter Bergen is CNN’s National Security Analyst, a prolific author, professor, and famed journalist.
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[Recorded OCT 17, 2017]
Producer: Anthony A. LoPresti
Audio Engineer: James Fox
[Main Image: Tim Hetherington, for CNN]
John Sjoholm, Middle East Bureau Chief, Lima Charlie News
John Sjoholm is Lima Charlie’s Middle East Bureau Chief, and founder of the consulting organization Erudite Group. He is a seasoned Middle East connoisseur, with a past in the Swedish Army’s Special Forces branch and the Security Contracting industry. He studied religion and languages in Sana’a, Yemen, and Cairo, Egypt. He lived and operated extensively in the Middle East between 2005-2012 as part of regional stabilizing projects, and currently resides in Jordan. Follow John on Twitter @JohnSjoholmLC
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