NATO US Russia EU Afghanistan Iran Obama China climate change Germany financial crisis Israel Pakistan India terrorism Europe Iraq Georgia US Foreign Policy Middle East democracy Turkey Syria Arab Spring US elections 2008 Palestine taliban Economic crisis transatlantic relations UN
All items tagged Osama Bin Laden
Open Think Tank Articles
Shanthie Mariet D’Souza & Bibhu Prasad Routray : As more high-ranking Al Qaeda leaders are eliminated, officials in Washington appear increasingly confident about their progress in dismantling the terrorist network. Contrary to this assessment, Al Qaeda remains far from defeat. The US cannot afford to get complacent.... More
Olivier Guitta: Al-Qaeda has been raising its profile in North East Africa recently, mainly due to lucrative kidnappings of Westerners. However, a power struggle among various different offshoots in the region is at play. The consequences of this war of succession could threaten to destabilize the surrounding area.... More
Global Must Read Articles
Despite sporadic condemnation of terrorism by King Abdullah, Saudi Arabians make-up the bulk of the foreign fighters in Iraq and provide the lion’s share of terrorist finances, write Nick Fielding and Sarah Baxter for the Sunday Times.
User of the day