Under pressure from the right, the Obama administration has declared the killing of its ambassador in Libya a "terrorist attack." The trouble is, its explanations just don't make sense.
What Obama's high priest of targeted killings doesn't want you to know.
Are Kenyan counterterrorism death squads behind the latest spate of targeted killings in Mombasa?
How the bureau is playing fast and loose in its fight against domestic terrorism.
In the end, Norway's killer got what he wanted: official recognition that his extremist ideology doesn't make him a madman.
We whitewash history when we ignore the fact that states sometimes engage in terror, too.
The chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security is asleep on the job, or worse, too busy picking on Muslims to notice the real terrorist danger to America: lone extremists with guns.
Bent on avenging attacks on its nuclear program, Iran and Hezbollah have allegedly spun at least 10 terror plots in the past year, most of them failures. With this month's deadly bombing in the beach resort of Burgas, Western counterterror officials say, the Shiite alliance has crossed a dangerous line.
The Obama administration has done much to clean up the legal mess in Guantánamo. But as the ongoing trial of a top al Qaeda suspects makes clear, it has not done nearly enough.
As the Palestinian Authority struggles to make payroll, the militant group is making friends and influencing leaders around the Arab world.
Only in the warped logic of the Islamic Republic would the Bulgaria attack make sense.
Images of the disappearing treasures of Timbuktu's ancient landmarks as militants bomb them into rubble.
Mesopotamia is once again descending into sectarian violence. Too bad nobody in the United States understands what's happening on the ground.
Playing the new Cold War board game is a trip back to the 1980s. So why is the theme of an America being invaded still so popular?
The country's sectarian violence is getting out of control.
Why the push for bipartisan consensus in foreign policy is a dumb idea.
This year's Failed States Index might look like it's more of the same, but a few wild swings tell us some surprising things.
The president of Puntland State argues that to defeat the global threats of piracy, terrorism, and anarchy, the world needs to think locally.
The United States has put up with Pakistan's insidious double game for a decade now. Not anymore.
The CIA's Sabrina De Sousa dishes on the Bush administration officials who ordered the botched extraordinary rendition operation -- or kidnapping, if you're an Italian judge -- that made her a wanted woman.
Why Obama shouldn't use drones to go after Mali's Islamic radical separatists.