While the U.S. coalition and Russian-backed Syrian troops focused on driving ISIS from Syria, an al-Qaida-linked insurgent coalition has been consolidating control
They already shared intellectual mentors and a virulent anti-Semitism. Now white supremacists have adopted Islamist extremist tactics and training. And far-right populists, from Orban to Trump, act as radicalizers and recruiters for both
After the fall of its de facto capital of Raqqa, few expect ISIS to completely go away, or for the bloodshed in the two countries and the region to end quickly
As angry protesters gathered near the scene of the attack, Somalia’s government blamed the al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab extremist group for what it called a 'national disaster'
Rise in ISIS terror attacks prompted Israeli intelligence organizations to strengthen cooperation with counterparts in friendly countries
In the years since 9/11, Al-Qaida has adopted a new policy of building social infrastructures while still preaching global jihad, that could pose an even bigger problem than ISIS
ISIS is driven by a fringe Muslim theology featuring conspiracy theories about UFOs, the Antichrist and the Jews. And the breakdown of the Caliphate won't stop its indiscriminate violence
The republic is arming its surveillance drones for more aggressive operations as it seems unlikely that withdrawal from the region will be possible
With Trump expected to announce move to send more troops to confront the Taliban and Al-Qaida, defense expert warns that U.S. is merely 'kicking the can in a circle'
The operation is directly aided by the United States and Britain, and will include cooperation with Hezbollah and the Syrian army