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Ali Soufan
Former FBI Supervisory Special Agent

Ali Soufan is a former FBI Supervisory Special Agent who investigated and supervised highly sensitive and complex international terrorism cases, including the East Africa Embassy Bombings, the attack on the USS Cole, and the events surrounding 9/11. Mr. Soufan also serves as a member of the Homeland Security Advisory Council.

Soufan is a leading national security and counterterrorism expert, appears on and is featured frequently in international and national media, and continues to play a significant advisory role on today’s most sensitive issues.

Soufan is the author of the newly released “Anatomy of Terror: From the Death of bin Laden to the Rise of the Islamic State” and The New York Times Top 10 Bestseller, “The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War Against al Qaeda.”