Daniel Pesature

Major Daniel Pesature, U.S. Army, is a foreign area officer specializing in the Middle East and North Africa.  He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2005 and recently earned a Master of International Public Policy from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.  Major Pesature is currently a student at the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College.

Jihad - Today this ancient Arabic word has near universal recognition, but also near universal misunderstanding.