Phd in Central Asian History, University of Wisconsin, MA in Central Asian Studies Indiana Univ. MA in Russian History, Indiana University. Formerly taught at the University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies. Author of The Crimean Tatars. From Soviet Genocide to Putin's Conquest (Oxford Univ. Press), Predators. The CIA's Drone War on Al Qaeda; Afghanistan Declassified. A Guide to America's Longest War; The Last Warlord. The Life and Legend of Dostum, the Afghan Warrior who led US Special Forces to Topple the Taliban Regime. Website with photos and movies from fieldwork in Afghanistan, Iraq, Pakistan, Kosovo, Bosnia, Turkey etc, articles, links to books etc. can be found at: brianglynwilliams.com.