Ian Wilkie

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Ian Wilkie is an American lawyer and terrorism expert living outside Washington, DC. Wilkie has lived overseas for most of his life and speaks multiple foreign languages. His first contact with terrorists came when the Red Brigades threatened a sibling with kidnapping. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army (Infantry), completed French Foreign Legion commando training and graduated from Vassar College and Tulane Law School. Always fascinated by military strategy and tactics, Wilkie has compiled one of the largest open-source databases in existence on Al Qaeda Central and its WMD plans and capabilities which was placed online thanks to the Terrorism Research and Analysis Consortium on TrackingTerrorism.org.

Wilkie lived in South Asia post-9/11 where he conducted research and was a consultant and advisor to two U.S. government agencies. He has also worked for two of the three largest law firms in the world and has served as general counsel to private military and security companies. Wilkie possesses a deep knowledge of Al Qaeda strategy and is currently writing a book about the potential use of WMD by terrorists entitled "Checkmate: Jihad's Endgame."

As of May 22, 2018, Ian's 1 articles like "What Really Happened To Sergei Skripal?" have totaled 4.3K views and shares.

Ian's 1 most recent articles:

MAY 15 2018
AND Magazine
National Security

What Really Happened To Sergei Skripal?

The Truth Is Out There
"Who poisoned Sergei Skripal? Diverse parties have a motive .... So far three people are missing (the Skripals and the police officer) and two guinea pigs and one kitty are dead."