Al Qaeda's Base in YemenBy Maher Farrukh
Full Story >Al Qaeda is pursuing a global strategy of enmeshing its forces in local movements and militias. In Yemen, al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) seeks to strengthen and build its support base through a focus on the local fight.
Warning Update: Feared return of the Qaddafi regime will galvanize Salafi-jihadi groups in Libya
Full Story >A Libyan militia released Saif al Islam al Qaddafi, the heir apparent of deceased Libyan dictator Muammar al Qaddafi, on June 9. The freeing of the younger Qaddafi reflects the increasing mobilization of members of the former Qaddafi regime within the ongoing struggle for control of Libya.
Tehran Terror Attacks Underscore ISIS Depth in Iran
Full Story >The horrific Tehran terror attacks revealed a surprising reality: there is a well-resourced and well-prepared ISIS cell and support structure in the Islamic Republic.