Posts Tagged: al-Qaeda
With terrorism, just like anything else, nature abhors a vacuum.
As millions in Yemen face severe hunger, the United States continues to provide the Saudi invasion with arms.
Clinton supporters want Democratic voters to forgive their candidate's support for the most disastrous foreign policy decision in decades. They shouldn't.
The United States should rethink its ties to a country that engages in mass executions and disastrous military campaigns.
Our wildly inflated fear of terrorism is a self-fulfilling prophecy.
By raising sectarian temperatures throughout the Middle East, the Saudis risk escalating the unaffordable proxy wars they’ve already bogged themselves down in.
Powerful forces are maneuvering to torpedo any Syrian peace process that could leave room for Bashar al-Assad.
A New York Times account is sympathetic to Seymour Hersh’s revisionist history about the raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan that killed Osama bin Laden.
To hear Saudi leaders tell it, the kingdom is under constant threat from Iran. But graver threats of their own making lurk at home.
The good news is that al Qaeda is on the verge of collapse. The bad news is that it’s been superseded by the Islamic State.