Archive for Tag Archives: ' ISIS'

Western Options in a Muslim Battle of Ideas

BY MATTHEW BRYZA Each act of terrorism prompts confusion and fear on both sides of the Atlantic. Television reports following each new attack are ritualized: policymakers condemn terrorists’ “cowardice” and “barbarism” but offer no policy antidote [...]

Saudi Arabia Must Find Cure for ‘Wahhabi Virus,’ Says Iraqi Lawmaker

Most important factor in the war on ISIS is theological, says Mowaffak al Rubaie, a former National Security Advisor of Iraq BY ASHISH KUMAR SEN “The onus is on the Saudi royal family to deprive the [...]

Turkey Shot Down a Russian Jet. Here’s Why it Matters.

Russian President Vladimir Putin called Turkey’s downing of a Russian fighter jet on Nov. 24 “a stab in the back” carried out by the accomplices of terrorists. He warned of the incident would have serious consequences [...]

Why France has become a prime target for terrorists

Many experts aren’t surprised that Islamic terrorists targeted France in attacks that killed at least 129 people and injured hundreds more in Paris. John Schindler, the national-security columnist for the New York Observer, tweeted on Saturday: [...]