A woman wearing a gray blazer speaks to a man on a blue stage during a public program.
Photo by Monika Graff

The Targeter: How to Hunt Terrorists

  • November 25, 2019
  • 7 to 8:30 P.M.
  • Auditorium

In the aftermath of 9/11, Nada Bakos tracked some of the United States' most-wanted terrorists for the Central Intelligence Agency. First as an analyst and then as a targeting officer, Bakos found herself on the frontline of America’s war against Islamist terrorist extremists and was ultimately charged with finding terrorist mastermind Abu Musab al-Zarqawi. In her new book The Targeter: My Life in the CIA, Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House, Bakos tells her story and gives an engrossing account of the intelligence work that helps to keep our country safe.

Photos

  • A woman wearing a gray blazer speaks to a man on a blue stage during a public program.
  • A woman wearing a gray blazer speaks to a man on a blue stage during a public program.
  • A woman wearing a gray blazer speaks to a man on a blue stage during a public program.
Photos by Monika Graff

Videos

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HIGHLIGHT CLIP
FULL PROGRAM

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Through the 9/11 Memorial & Museum Summit on Security, presented by First Data, public programs in 2019 were made possible by Accenture, ADP, AT&T, BlackRock, Deloitte, GNYHA Ventures, Inc., Goldman Sachs, PepsiCo Foundation, and UL LLC.