Topic: Bruce Hoffman
President Calderon called it "terror;" Hilary Clinton called it "insurgency." But still, after 40,000 drug war deaths, the insecurity in Mexico doesn't meet the world standard for "terror."
12/03/2011 12:31 pm
Al Qaeda may have been degraded since 2001. But the threat since 9/11 has become more complicated, decentralized and elusive with franchises, affiliates, and homegrown terrorists.
09/09/2011 08:22 pm
While Al Qaeda has not targeted Japanese nationals, the rare travel alert is a sign of how seriously Japan and other governments are taking the Europe terror threat.
10/04/2010 10:06 am
A new report says Al Qaeda and its allies still have the capacity to kill many Americans, and that the threat today is more complex and more diverse than at any time since the attacks of 9/11.
09/11/2010 10:12 am
Obama outlined his tougher security measures in the wake of the Christmas Day bombing attempt. But terrorist-related incidents in recent months raise questions about their adequacy.
01/09/2010 12:08 pm
Congress is gearing up to look into why the security changes made after 9/11 didn't prevent the failed Christmas Day terrorist attack on an airline landing in Detroit.
12/28/2009 05:37 pm
Yemen’s air strike on Al Qaeda Thursday reportedly targeted Anwar al-Awlaki, the radical cleric linked to the Fort Hood shooter. If true, it could alter Americans' understanding of the Fort Hood rampage.
12/24/2009 03:39 pm
Ties surface between chief suspect in the Fort Hood rampage and a jihadist cleric in Yemen, giving impetus to arguments that the tragedy was a terrorist act.
11/10/2009 12:00 am
Organized groups are still the main threat, but homegrown jihadists can be very dangerous, too.
05/22/2009 01:00 am
Secretary Clinton vows action, and seeks an international effort against the Somali pirates
04/16/2009 01:00 am
A growing feud between Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden's chief lieutenant, and Sayyed Imam al-Sharif, the jailed ex-leader of Egypt's Islamic Jihad, could weaken support for Al Qaeda.
12/15/2008 12:00 am
It targeted a camp of the group linked to the Mumbai attacks Sunday.
12/09/2008 12:00 am
Mumbai attacks' sophistication shows need for new approach to defenses, experts say.
12/03/2008 12:00 am