Joint Subcommittee Hearing: The Rise of ISIL: Iraq and Beyond

Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade, Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa | 2172 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Jul 15, 2014 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Opening Statements

Chairman Poe's Opening Statement:

Chairman Ros-Lehtinen's Opening Statement:

Chairman Poe Questions Witnesses:

Chairman Ros-Lehtinen Questions Witnesses:

Witnesses

The Honorable James Jeffrey
Philip Solondz Distinguished Visiting Fellow
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
(Former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq)
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

General Jack Keane, USA, Retired
Chairman of the Board
Institute for the Study of War
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Mr. Doug Bandow
Senior Fellow
Cato Institute
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]

Mr. Michael Eisenstadt
Senior Fellow and Director of the Military and Security Studies Program
The Washington Institute for Near East Policy
[full text of statement]
[truth in testimony form]
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Hearing transcript (PDF)