al Qaeda

The LWOT

The LWOT: Georgia men charged with bioterrorism plot

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Jennifer Rowland |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Kenyan receives life sentence for grenade attack, al-Shabaab membership

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Jennifer Rowland |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Basque separatist group renounces violence

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Jennifer Rowland |

The LWOT

The LWOT: U.S. accuses Iranians of assassination plot

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Jennifer Rowland |

Argument

Obama's Death Panel

The killing of an American citizen without due process is a national scandal.

Bruce Ackerman |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Government kill list approved by secret committee - Report

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Jennifer Rowland |

Slide Show

Ten Years in Afghanistan

A photographic retrospective of America's longest war.

Slide Show |

Argument

More Than a Feeling

Anwar al-Awlaki's killing is more than just a blow to al Qaeda -- it's a real victory for American security.

Daniel Byman |

Argument

Gone But Not Forgotten

Anwar al-Awlaki might be dead, but his legacy of hatred and radicalism will live on.

J.M. Berger |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Anwar al-Awlaki reported killed in Yemen

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Jennifer Rowland |

The LWOT

The LWOT: NYPD Watched Moroccan Immigrants - Report

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Key al-Qaeda figure reported killed in Pakistan

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

Argument

A Decade of Resolve

We've made some mistakes in the 10 years since 9/11, but today Americans are profoundly safer -- and Islamic terrorists are dramatically weakened -- as a result of the course we've charted.

Joseph Lieberman |

The LWOT

The LWOT: U.S. authorities confirm 9/11 threat

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Al-Qaeda no. 2 reported killed in Pakistan

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

Argument

The Long War's Long Tail

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross's new book, Bin Laden's Legacy, wonders which side actually is winning the war on terror.

J.M. Berger |

Argument

Nigeria's Terrorism Problem

Why the suicide bombing of the U.N. compound in Abuja isn't just a lone incident -- and why it could spark an ugly religious war in Africa's most populous country.

Alex Thurston |

The LWOT

The LWOT: NYPD worked with CIA on surveillance - Report

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

The LWOT

The LWOT: North Carolina terror suspects plead not guilty

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Jennifer Rowland |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Alleged Ft. Hood plotter indicted

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

Argument

The Myth of Anwar al-Awlaki

One of America's most-wanted Islamist radicals was once a humble, mainstream preacher who became enraged by the war on terror. At least, that's the story some people are selling.

J.M. Berger |

Argument

Mission Not Accomplished

Reports of al Qaeda's demise have been greatly exaggerated.

Christopher Heffelfinger |

The LWOT

The LWOT: White House releases counter-extremism strategy

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

Argument

The Enemy of Iran's Enemy

Al Qaeda's tangled history with the Islamic Republic.

Barbara Slavin |

The LWOT

The LWOT: Dozens killed in Norway attacks

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Jennifer Rowland and Andrew Lebovich |

Interview

Interview: Rajiv Shah

The USAID administrator on the epic food crisis in the Horn of Africa, dealing with al Shabab, and why Somalia's famine is going to get worse before it gets better.

Robert Zeliger |

Argument

We're Winning in Somalia

With a little more donor support, international forces can help drive al-Shabab out of Mogadishu.

Boubacar Gaoussou Diarra |

Argument

Norway's Oklahoma City?

The real question is: Why are big terrorist attacks so rare?

Daniel Byman |

Interview

Norway's 9/11?

Kristian Berg Harpviken, director of Norway's Peace Research Institute Oslo, explains why the Norwegian capital might have been on a terrorist's shortlist of potential targets.

Charles Homans |

Terms of Engagement

Less Is More

Cutting U.S. military aid to Pakistan might be just what the world's most frustrating alliance needs.

James Traub |