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How’s the Fight Against the Islamic State Going? Depends Which Official You Ask

Secretary of State John Kerry put a positive spin on the status of the U.S. fight against the Islamic State. DNI James Clapper was far less optimistic.

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No, Tom, we shouldn’t go rogue in supporting and arming Anbar’s tribes

By Colin Kiernan Best Defense guest columnist The notion that American military strategy in Iraq should turn to arming individual Sunni tribes in Al Anbar, ...

Argument

Freeze Terrorists’ Assets. Promote Prosperity. Encourage Moderate Values.

Japan’s foreign minister on how his country will fight Islamist terrorism in the Middle East.

Shadow Government

What’s In a Name?

President Obama does not want to be seen as fighting a war against Islam. But he needn’t worry.

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Washington: The Wrong City at the Right Time

Why any meaningful summit on countering (or preventing) violent extremism has to happen in the Muslim world.

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