Such desperate measures are not undertaken without a grim, but necessary, calculus.
What happens when they return, more radicalized and more experienced?
The current model is unsustainable.
The vice president has made a string of gaffes requiring apologies to world leaders.
Eleven individuals and one group are accused of facilitating "foreign terrorist fighters."
Somalia's extremist rebels unanimously chose Abu Ubeid Ahmed Omar.
It's all about the blame game: Who will take a political hit in the next election cycle.
What should be the vision that guides U.S. policy in the Middle East?
What happened in Iraq should not have been a surprise.
“This is a major threat to the security of American people on American soil,” he said.
Is "Islamic democracy" a contradiction in terms, a big fat oxymoron?
In my latest column, I criticized Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) for flipping and flopping on national...
The Joint Chiefs urged commanders to "take appropriate force protection measures."
"Broadly, I don't see those two uniting, at least yet," said James Clapper.
An initial Pentagon review found the book revealed classified information.
Its future is anything but certain.
Eric Holder hailed it as a victory for trying terror suspects in civilian courts.
How successful has the U.S. drone campaign been so far?
While recent cases center on Americans held captive, there are key differences.
A top adviser to Osama bin Laden warned in 2011 about the rise of the Islamic extremists.
There is considerable evidence suggesting considerable administration leeway in international...
As Americans debate assisting Iraq, including the possibility of military intervention, here are 10...
The strikes come days after a video of a large al Qaeda gathering surfaced.
A new video posted online shows one of the largest gatherings of al Qaeda in years, according to...