Posts Tagged: Terrorism
The Winter Olympics in Sochi have brought renewed scrutiny to vulnerabilities that could undermine Russia's ongoing ambitions for international prestige.
Algeria descended into civil war when its military suppressed the country's democratically popular Islamists. Could the same happen in Egypt?
Our privacy is getting hit from two sides — from corporations as well as the government.
The 10-year drone-war killing spree has unleashed the seeds of its own destruction: a nonviolent resistance movement.
As in the 1940s in Palestine, some opposition recruits have gone to Syria motivated by extremist ideologies and with the intention to commit acts of terrorism. But most have more prosaic reasons for fighting.
A deeper look at what the Westgate attack tells us about al-Shabaab--and how to respond.
The U.S. government should transfer Abu Anas al-Libi to the United States for a civilian trial in federal court.
There's still no credible evidence that the NSA's massive digital surveillance has disrupted any terrorist plots.
When Kenya invaded Somalia in 2011, it overturned a 48-year-old policy of not involving itself in the armed conflicts of its neighbors—and now innocent Kenyans are paying the price.
Despite his better judgment, Obama is poised to make serious mistakes in Syria--all because he made words like "red line" part of his vocabulary.