Israelis are currently transfixed by recently released top secret documents from the eve of the 1973 "Yom Kippur" war. They make an interesting read, but the most valuable lesson from that period for today's diplomats is not what led to the war, but how...
TEN years ago, Qaeda terrorists blew a hole in the side of the Navy destroyer Cole in Yemen, killing 17 sailors. Yet the attack's mastermind still hasn't been prosecuted, and many of the men tried and imprisoned for the bombing are again free...
Is Fahd al Quso dead? According to a Deutsche Presse-Agentur report, the Yemeni terrorist who is on the FBI's Most Wanted Terrorists list for his role in al Qaeda's October 12, 2000, bombing of the USS Cole...
Every anniversary of 9/11 brings with it stories of how our nation's system as it stood on Sept. 10, 2001, was unsuited to stopping al Qaeda. The most popular of these stories focus on criticizing the central role the FBI and the law enforcement community played in...
The furor over the proposed Islamic cultural center and mosque near Ground Zero makes me think back to one of the most important lessons I learned from al Qaeda terrorists I interrogated--that they have a warped view of America...