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New Members Join JINSA Board of Advisors

JINSA is proud to announce that General James T. Conway, USMC (ret.), Admiral Mark Fitzgerald, USN (ret.), Vice Admiral John M. Bird, USN (ret.), Vice Admiral David Pekoske, USCG (ret.), Lieutenant General Michael C. Gould, USAF (ret.), Lieutenant General Mark D. Shackelford, USAF (ret.), Rear Admiral Garry Bonelli, USN (SEAL) (ret.), and Major General John A. Macdonald, USA (ret.) have joined our Board of Advisors.

JINSA Honors Congressman Mac Thornberry and Six Young Soldiers at Awards Dinner

On Monday, November 17, JINSA leaders, friends, members of Congress, and high-ranking military personnel, gathered for JINSA’s 32nd Annual Awards dinner in Washington, DC.

Report: 2014 Generals and Admirals Program

In May, JINSA took a group of twelve recently retired generals and admirals to Israel through its Generals and Admirals (G&A) Program. This report is based upon the briefings and discussions the JINSA G&A Program delegation held with Israeli leaders and officers in May 2014.

Video: JINSA Gemunder Center Panel on the Elusive Final Deal with Iran

In the wake of the recent four-month extension of negotiations for a comprehensive deal on Iran's nuclear program, JINSA's Gemunder Center for Defense and Strategy held a panel discussion on July 28, 2014 to assess this outcome and discuss steps going forward for U.S. policy to prevent a nuclear Iran.

Gen. Conway in the Wall Street Journal: The Moral Chasm Between Israel and Hamas

General James Conway, who retired in 2010, was the 34th Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps. He participated in JINSA's Generals and Admirals Trip to Israel in May 2014.

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On Tuesday, November 24, JINSA’s Gemunder Center for Defense and Strategy hosted a conference call on the course of Iran P5+1 negotiations and possible next steps for the United States in the wake of Monday’s extension of the deadline for a final deal on Iran’s nuclear program to June 30, 2015. The briefing featured the co-chairs of the Gemunder Center’s Iran Task Force, Ambassadors Dennis Ross and Eric Edelman, and Task Force member John Hannah.

JINSA's Gemunder Center Iran Task Force issues a new brief on proposals to disconnect Iran's centrifuges as part of a comprehensive agreement on its nuclear program.

JINSA's Gemunder Center Iran Task Force issues new brief authored by Iran Task Force Co-Chairs Ambassador Eric Edelman and Ambassador Dennis Ross on how a Separative Work Units (SWU) metric as part of a comprehensive agreement could allow Iran to maintain a latent nuclear weapons capability.

JINSA is proud to announce the addition of Israel’s former National Security Advisor Major General Yaacov Amidror (ret.) as a Senior Advisor to the Gemunder Center for Defense and Strategy. At his new position with JINSA, Maj. Gen. Amidror will provide expert policy guidance and share his extensive knowledge with other Gemunder Center leaders as well as the public.

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