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Dr. Ely Karmon is a Senior Research Scholar at The International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) at Reichman University (former IDC), Herzliya, Israel, where he lectures on international terrorism and CBRN terrorism at the M.A. Counterterrorism Studies. He holds a B.A. in English and French Culture from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, a Licence in International Relations from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques and a Licence in Bantu languages from the Ecole de Langues Orientales, in Paris. He earned his M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from Haifa University. Has written extensively on international terrorism and has participated in numerous international conferences. His book Coalitions between Terrorist Organizations: Revolutionaries, Nationalists, and Islamists was published in May 2005 by Brill Academic Publishers (Leiden and Boston). The Center for Strategic Leadership, U.S. Army War College, published his monograph, ‘Iran–Syria-Hizballah–Hamas: A Coalition against Nature. Why does it Work?’ (May 2008). Served as advisor to the Israeli Ministry of Defense and to the Anti-Semitism Monitoring Forum of the Israeli Government Secretariat. Dr. Karmon’s fields of research include political violence, international terrorism, CBRN terrorism, and the strategic influence of terrorism and subversion in the Middle East and worldwide.