Feb 4, 2015
The use of military power to defeat ISIS is essential; however, the lack of the effective deterrent guarantees the failure of such an approach.
Oct 27, 2014
Al-Qaida spent less than $1 million on its signature 9/11 attack, but Islamic State has found an even more cost-effective way to strike on American soil , inspiring psychotic sympathizers to commit "lone wolf" attacks that blur the line between random crime and terrorism.
Sep 22, 2014
The world needs to listen to el-Sisi as his comprehensive approach mandates global cooperation.
Sep 10, 2014
Scholars need to work on providing peaceful alternatives to the current violent theology instead of asking the world not use the label Islamic State.
Aug 18, 2014
Human Rights Watch (HRW) argued in a recent report that Egyptian security forces intentionally killed at least 817 protesters during what they dubbed the "Rabaa massacre" last August.
Jul 25, 2014
Despite the fact that Hamas started the recent conflict with Israel when they kidnapped, then killed 3 Israeli youths, many are blaming Israel for the killing of civilians in the current conflict.
Jul 10, 2014
The dilemma the U.S. faces in Iraq is a Catch-22 situation. If the U.S. supports the Shia government of al-Maliki to dominate Iraq it will be, in one way or another, help Iran control the country and will increase the Iranian influence in the region.
Jun 6, 2014
Despite the relatively low turnout in the 2014 Egyptian presidential election between General Al-Sissi and Hamdeen Sabahi, the results were a huge defeat for the Muslim Brotherhood