Opening Statements

<p><a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-20131003-SD001.pdf" target="_blank">[full text of Chairman Royce’s opening statement]</a></p> <p><iframe loading="lazy" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/56f-EYpL_JU" width="608" height="456" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen"></iframe></p> <p><iframe loading="lazy" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/9gj3k5nJfEA" width="608" height="456" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen"></iframe></p>

Witnesses

<p><strong>Seth Jones, Ph.D.</strong><br /> Associate Director<br /> International Security and Defense Policy Center<br /> RAND Corporation<br /> <a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-Wstate-JonesS-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">[full text of statement]</a><br /> <a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-TTF-JonesS-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">[truth in testimony form]</a></p> <p><strong>Mr. Dan Borelli</strong><br /> Chief Operating Officer<br /> The Soufan Group<br /> <a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-Wstate-BorelliD-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">[full text of statement]</a><br /> <a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-TTF-BorelliD-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">[truth in testimony form]</a></p> <p><strong>Mr. Mohamed Farah</strong><br /> Executive Director<br /> Ka Joog<br /> <a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-Wstate-FarahM-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">[full text of statement]</a><br /> <a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-TTF-FarahM-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">[truth in testimony form]</a></p> <p><strong>Mr. Richard Downie</strong><br /> Deputy Director and Fellow<br /> Africa Program<br /> Center for Strategic and International Studies<br /> <a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-Wstate-DownieR-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">[full text of statement]</a><br /> <a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-TTF-DownieR-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">[truth in testimony form]</a><br /> ____________________________</p> <h3><a href="http://docs.house.gov/meetings/FA/FA00/20131003/101389/HHRG-113-FA00-Transcript-20131003.pdf" target="_blank">Hearing transcript (PDF)</a></h3>