Myanmar

How Jihadis are Exploiting the Rohingya Crisis

by Maz Kamali

A woman walks through the streets of Maiduguri.
Boko Haram

What a Recent Attack Tells Us About Boko Haram’s Ideology

by Audu Bulama Bukarti

Online extremism

We Can’t Let Extremists Exploit Silicon Valley

Google is refusing to take responsibility online, but there should be no ungoverned space when battling terrorists.

CRG report

Deciphering Bangladeshi Terror: Fallout and response to the Holey Bakery Attack

Last July's assault on a Dhaka cafe was a wake-up call for Bangladeshi society. A national soul-searching has hastened to tackle t...

ISIS

Israel Rocket Attack Was a Show of Strength by ISIS

A missile barrage on the Israeli town of Eilat shows the jihadi group's capability to attack 'the Jews and the Crusaders.'

AQAP

What is al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula?

A look at the origins and ideology of AQAP, one of the world's most prolific jihadi groups.

Myanmar

How Jihadis are Exploiting the Rohingya Crisis

With Islamist militant groups co-opting the cause of the persecuted Muslim minority, the crisis in Myanmar could escalate into reg...

Taliban

What is the Taliban?

Background on the Islamist militant group's aims and origins, and the current state of the Afghan struggle against it. 

Israel/Palestine

A Paradigm Shift in the West Bank Status Quo

The recent evacuation of the Amona outpost was heralded as a victory by the Israeli peace camp, but passage of a major settlement ...

Taliban

US Policy in Afghanistan: What to Expect from Trump

Can Trump scale back involvement in Afghanistan while keeping his inauguration pledge to 'eradicate radical Islamic terrorism from...

ISIS

ISIS' 'Khorasan Province,' Two Years On

Can the jihadi group consider its two-year-old venture in Afghanistan and Pakistan a success?