In January and February, several defendants were charged, were sentenced, or pleaded in cases involving international terrorism charges.
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The Rohingya tragedy has not generated a coordinated violent response, but some jihadi groups are hoping to change that.
Assessing the costs and benefits of three approaches to fighting the dissemination of terrorist propaganda.
The United States should be more concerned about jihadism in Bangladesh.
Jihadist organizations disagree on an array of matters, from how to handle those who fall short of "true" Islam to whether such groups should push to establish a caliphate.
The Times reports that a grand jury has indicted an Al Qaeda suspect in a federal court in Philadelphia.
The most consequential reasons for al Qaeda's decline include its underestimation of the U.S.-led counterterrorism campaign and the associated loss of its haven and global infrastructure; its killing of Muslim civilians; and the lack of a strong base among the people it claims to represent.
Al Qaeda’s power and influence have fallen considerably from its peak in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks. The question is whether the group remains strong and may resurge, or whether the decline is for real and may even be permanent.
A review of Charles Lister's The Syrian Jihad: Al-Qaeda, the Islamic State and the Evolution of an Insurgency (Oxford, 2015).