Posts Tagged: Terrorism
According to the New York Times, the campaign that the U.S. has initiated against the Islamic State has no immediate precedents.
Washington sabotaged its own "war on terror" by destabilizing the Middle East even as it coddled the U.S. allies who were actually sponsoring terrorism.
Israel is obviously determined to subjugate Gazans by instilling fear.
Terrorism leads to panicked over-reaction.
Concerned about terrorism as well as influence from Washington's economic rivals, the Obama administration is renewing its efforts to support the Somali central government.
The United States seems to have granted asylum to a terrorist as it did Nazi scientists after World War II.
Many families in Nigeria are already skeptical about women's education. The Nigerian government's failure to protect schoolgirls makes it worse.
In the wake of the Kunming attack, experts expect the Chinese government to crack down hard on Uighurs and anyone sympathetic to them.
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?