Geoff D. Porter

West Point Combating Terrorism Center, Assistant Professor & North Africa Risk Consulting, Inc., President

Dr. Geoff D. Porter is the founder and president of North Africa Risk Consulting, Inc., a consulting firm specializing in political and security risk in North Africa. In addition to managing North Africa Risk Consulting, Dr. Porter is an Assistant Professor at the Combating Terrorism Center at the United States Military Academy at West Point. His research at West Point focuses on conflict and instability and the extractive industries in North Africa and the Sahara.



The Rise of ISIS in the Maghreb?

The struggle between ISIS and al-Qaeda for leadership of the global jihadi movement is dividing the militant community in Algeria. In the wake of a new group announcing its formation by the murder of a French tourist, Geoff D. Porter examines the dangers this development presents.

Geoff D. Porter

08 Oct 2014

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