Sebastian Gorka

Sebastian Lukacs Gorka is an American military and intelligence analyst, member of the national security advisory staff and a professor. Currently, he serves as a deputy assistant to the President of the United States of America, Donald Trump. 

  • Date of Birth:

    17 february 1970

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He is considered politically conservative because of his writings for various publications. He specializes in irregular warfare, counterterrorism, and counterinsurgency. His views on terrorism in some books stating the ideological role of Islam has ignited a lot of controversies.

Sebastian Gorka wears his father’s medal in his remembrance 

He was born on 17 February 1970 to Hungarian parents Zsuzsa and Paul Gorka in London, United Kingdom. Paul Gorka received a valiant medal from Hungarian exiles “for his resistance to the dictatorship” in 1979. He still wears that medal in remembrance of his father.

Sebastian Gorka married at the age of 27.

He attended St Benedict’s School in west London. He got his Bachelor’s Degree of arts in Philosophy and Theology from Heythrop College of the University of London. He has a master’s degree in International relations and diplomacy from the Budapest University of Economic Sciences and Public administration ( now known as the Corvinus University), Hungary.

Upon finishing his degree, he married in 1997 at the age of 27. His wife is American Heiress Katharine Fairfax Cornell. He completed his Ph.D. in Political Science in 2007. He is a naturalized American Citizen.

At the age of 47, he is currently the Deputy Assistant in the Trump Administration. He is a member of the Strategic Initiatives Group, a White House Team. His career has touched heights with all the significant posts he has held. 

According to the wiki, he came out as a public figure as a television counterterrorism expert following the September 11 attacks. He has also served the British Territorial Army reserves. 

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