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Terrorism

Representative Michael McCaul, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee warned in a new book of potentially devastating terrorist attacks against such places as Disney World, the...
Turkey

A terrorist killed at least ten and wounded a dozen more in the historic center of Istanbul this morning. It’s a tragedy. There is no...
Barack Obama

When demonstrably smart people say or do demonstrably dumb things, it’s always useful to try to tease out why — the cloaked motive, analysis, or...
Egypt

Whether or not the Sinai Province of the Islamic State blew up Russia's Metrojet flight, killing 224 people, it is obvious that Egypt has a...
iraq

Last week, Delta Force staged a raid inside Syria along with Kurdish Peshmerga to free prisoners held by the Islamic State. The operation reportedly freed...

Even by today’s standards of rabid partisanship, the breast-beating threat display from Democrats and members of the press alike to which voters were privy yesterday...
Pakistan

If the State Department were serious about its State Sponsors of Terrorism designation, the list would have more than three names on it: Iran, Sudan,...
Islamic Terrorists

Many Americans who have studied World War II are familiar with the Navajo code talkers recruited by the U.S. Marines during World War II in...
Radical Islam

Today, on the 14th anniversary of 9/11, it's a good time to take stock of the war on terror. It must be admitted, first, that the...
Iraq

“Never forget,” the melancholy say with all sincerity and sobriety. They say it every September 11th, and they’ve said it for the last 13 years....
Mauritania Islamists

When it comes to the Middle East, Americans and Europeans are good at neither prediction nor threat assessment. The Middle East today looks very different...
terrorists

There’s an unfortunate tendency among American diplomats and policymakers to allow time to launder the most atrocious regimes. It becomes sophisticated in the minds of...