Independent Researcher, Terrorism and Insurgency in South Asia
Suraj Ganesan is an independent researcher focussing on terrorism and insurgency in South Asia. He was previously a Geopolitical Risk Analyst with MAX security solutions working in the sub-Saharan African division. Prior to that, he worked as a Counter-Terrorism Analyst with COVINTS.
A fully veiled woman walks with her daughter as civilians fleeing the Islamic State's group embattled holdout of Baghouz gather in a field on February 13, 2019, in Deir Ezzor, Syria. (Delil Souleiman/AFP via Getty Images)