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Zarif's Comments on Iran's Deal at the Iraqi MoFA Press Conference

Zarif's Comments on Iran's Deal at the Iraqi MoFA Press Conference

Luay Al Khatteeb  07.28.2015
The following is the English translation of statements made by the Iranian Foreign Minister Muhammad Jawad Zarif at the Iraqi Ministry...

DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson Talks Homeland Security, ISIS, and Immigration

Aspen Institute  07.27.2015
The Department of Homeland Security was formed in the wake of the September 11, 2001 attacks. Accordingly, counter terrorism has always...
Syria's Assad Gives First Public Address In A Year

Syria's Assad Gives First Public Address In A Year

AP  07.26.2015
BEIRUT (AP) — In his first public address in a year, embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad vowed Sunday to win his country's...
The Lafayette Theater Shooter Was Another Domestic Terrorist

The Lafayette Theater Shooter Was Another Domestic Terrorist

John A. Tures  07.25.2015
A Fox News host speculated the Lafayette Theater shooter was a member of ISIS at first. The 700 Club said that they were "searching for...

The Weekly Shooting Cycle

Eric Kasum  07.25.2015
Refuse to speak the words gun violence. Call it domestic terrorism. That's what it really is. Like my father, we must have the courage...

A Way Out of Afghanistan's Crisis

Mohammad Shafiq Hamdam  07.24.2015
After massive fraud during the 2014 presidential elections in Afghanistan, in September 2014 against the constitution a deal to form a...

Friday Talking Points -- Following the Trump Whirlwind

Chris Weigant  07.24.2015
Two weeks ago, we kind of went out on a limb (the polling evidence was not all that clear when we wrote it) and subtitled our previous...

CVE in the US: More Harm Than Good

James Zogby  07.24.2015
While CVE is new, the idea of adopting programs and practices that may sound good but have no empirical justification, is tragically par...

Turkey Is Finally Doing Something Useful in the Fight Against ISIL

Daniel R. DePetris  07.24.2015
Before the United States dispatched its F-15's and F-16's over the skies of Iraq and Syria last fall, the administration worked furiously...
Grading the War on Terrorism

Grading the War on Terrorism

Lee H. Hamilton  07.24.2015
Much has changed for Americans since the start of the 21st century, but one constant has been the "War on Terrorism." This conflict continues...

In Iraq and Syria, Kurdistan Fighting ISIS Isn't Exactly Prince Charming

Anhvinh Doanvo  07.24.2015
It turns out that the Kurds aren't our perfect match. They will be no exception to the trend, with their massive human rights violations,...

FBI Director: ISIL Is 'Not Your Parent's al-Qaeda'

Aspen Institute  07.23.2015
When asked what keeps him up at night, Comey responded without hesitation, "What keeps me up at night probably these days is the ISIL threat...
Dylann Roof Wasn’t Charged With Terrorism Because He’s White

Dylann Roof Wasn’t Charged With Terrorism Because He’s White

Julia Craven  07.23.2015
  WASHINGTON -- Federal charges against Dylann Roof, who allegedly massacred nine people at a historically black church...