Jeremiah Foxwell

Jeremiah Foxwell, a US Navy EOD Iraq War veteran, is a graduate of George Mason University, where he received an interdisciplinary degree in Middle East and North African Counterinsurgency. He is pursuing his Masters from Johns Hopkins University in Global Security Studies. He is a US State Department Arabic Critical Language Fellow and conducted immersion training in Amman, Jordan.

The Benghazi attack of Sept. 11th, 2012 arguably demonstrates an evolution in modern asymmetric warfare strategy: Insurgents organized a spontaneous flash-mob to increase their offensive capability.

Understanding the correlation between an insurgency’s goals and their IED design is crucial to defending against the devices and forecasting IED threats.