Yemen’s anti-al Houthi coalition is collapsing, and America’s Gulf partners are partially to blame

Road to the Caliphate: the Salafi-jihadi Movement's Strengths

Full Story >America’s failure to defeat the Salafi-jihadi movement, of which al Qaeda and the Islamic State are only two parts, despite 18 years of concerted effort results from its misdefinition of the threat, failure to identify the correct center of gravity, and failure to focus efforts on the proper crit...

Salafi-Jihadi Militants Target Christians in Burkina Faso

Full Story >Salafi-jihadi militants with ties to al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) and the Islamic State are attacking Christians in Burkina Faso as part of a larger effort to destabilize the country and take control of Muslim communities.