Dr. Brian Glyn Williams is Full Professor of Islamic History at the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth and formerly taught at the University of London and worked for the CIA’s Counter Terrorism Center and US Army in Afghanistan. Among other books, he is author Counter Jihad. The American Military Experience in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria (2018), as well as The Last Warlord. The Life and Legend of Dostum, the Afghan Warrior who Led US Special Forces to Topple the Taliban Regime. He has carried out fieldwork in areas ranging from Kashmir and the Pashtun tribal lands of Pakistan to Uzbekistan, Iraq, Kosovo and Bosnia. For links to his articles, books and photos and videos from Eurasian fieldwork see his website here: http://www.brianglynwilliams.com/