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Aki Peritz

Senior Policy Advisor, National Security Program

Aki Peritz is the Senior Policy Advisor for National Security at Third Way and co-author of Find, Fix, Finish: Inside the Counterterrorism Campaigns that Killed bin Laden and Devastated Al Qaeda. Prior to working at Third Way, he spent several years as a counterterrorism and East Asia analyst for the U.S. government.

Mr. Peritz has a Master of Arts from the University of Washington’s Jackson School of International Studies and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania. He has written and commented on national security issues in numerous media outlets, including Fox News, National Public Radio, BBC World, Bloomberg TV, Sirius XM Satellite Radio, The Discovery Channel, The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, National Journal, The Los Angeles Times, POLITICO, al-Hayat, Joint Force Quarterly, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Boston Globe, and U.S. News & World Report. Mr. Peritz is also currently an adjunct faculty member at American University’s School of International Studies.

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