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House Homeland Security investigates terrorist threats in Washington
Left to right, Former Rep. Lee Hamilton, D-Ind., of the Bipartisan Policy Center and former co-chairman of the 9/11 Commission, Frances Townsend, former counterterrorism adviser to President George W. Bush, Peter Bergen, New America Foundation scholar, and Evan Kohlmann, Flashpoint Partners founder, testify during a House Homeland Security Committee hearing titled "Threats to the American Homeland after Killing Bin Laden: An Assessment" on Capitol Hill in Washington on May 25, 2011. UPI/Kevin Dietsch
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Peter Bergen (born December 12, 1962) is a print and television journalist and author who appears as a terrorism analyst on CNN. Bergen is known for conducting the first television interview with Osama Bin Laden in 1997. He has written several books on terrorism, including Holy War, Inc. and The Osama bin Laden I Know (ISBN 0-7432-7892-5).

Mr. Bergen also participated in the CNN documentary In The Footsteps of Bin Laden, which was based on his most recent book, The Osama bin Laden I Know.

In 2006, Bergen was a guest on Oprah to talk about Bin Laden and his threats against the United States.

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