Daniel Fried was the perfect man for the hardest job in Washington, but even he couldn’t close Guantanamo.
Why Syria could turn out to be Iran's Vietnam -- not America's.
Is Pakistan's once and likely future prime minister someone the United States can work with?
Americans deserve to hear the dirty secrets of the CIA’s war on terror. We’ll all be better off with the truth.
Yes, it’s broke, violent, and tumultuous. But here are five reasons Pakistan is better off than you think.
When there's a foreign finger on the trigger, is Washington still accountable when innocents die?
Why Obama doesn’t need Congress to start to make good on his promise.
From Boston to Israel, radicals are attempting to destroy Western culture.
An exclusive look inside the mysterious death and life of the world's most dangerous terrorist not named Osama bin Laden.
A conversation with the mother of the Tsarnaevs.
What it's like to sit and talk with jihadists, neo-Nazis, and lone-wolf killers.
Today's terrorists aren't "sophisticated." They're stupider than ever.
We're all to blame for giving al Qaeda's magazine more credit than it's due.
Long before the marathon bombing, Islamists in Massachusetts were helping militants in Chechnya.
A brief history of the Chechen diaspora, Islamic radicalism, and the possible link to the Boston bombing suspects.
Russians weren't paying much attention to their own war on terror. But that was before the attacks in Boston.