Briefing

What a New Jihadi Group Means for Mali

Early in March, four Islamic extremist factions in Mali merged and pledged allegiance to al-Qaeda....

Briefing

Latest ISIS Propaganda Rails Against 'Apostasy'

The latest edition of ISIS' propaganda magazine reveals a group set on tearing global Islam apart in its efforts to prove its own ...

Explainer

Syria's Civil War: What are the Main Factions?

Since the conflict started in 2011, armed groups have come and gone, alliances have formed and dissolved....

Briefing

Sinai Province Steps Up Attacks on Coptic Christians

Coptic Christians are fleeing the northern Sinai Peninsula in droves amid violent attacks by ISIS' local affiliate.

Boko Haram

The Oxygen of Publicity: Boko Haram’s PR Machine

From audio tapes to ISIS-style videos, Boko Haram's propaganda strategy has grown increasingly sophisticated.

Briefing

ISIS Attacks on Pakistan's Sufi Shrines Continue

The jihadi group killed more than 80 people in yet another deadly assault on a Sufi shrine....

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.'