Tag Archives: Al Qaeda

Trump’s national security strategy holds the hidden key to defeating jihadism

If the Trump administration’s newly released national security strategy is to govern U.S. national security and foreign policy, this long national and international nightmare may soon be over. Look for rebuilding our military as it was decimated by the previous … Continue reading

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US launches 3 more strikes in Somalia

  The Long War Journal By Bill Roggio & Alexandra Gutowski  November 13, 2017 The US military continues to intensify its air campaign in Somalia against Shabaab and its rival, the Islamic State.   US Africa Command, or AFRICOM, has … Continue reading

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Analysis: Ayman al Zawahiri argues jihadists can’t deceive America

The timing in Obama’s mind was perfect. Kill Osama bin Laden and thus remove from front page news the release Obama’s manufactured birth certificate, and with that completed sail to victory in his second term election.   Does anyone seriously … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Pakistan’s intelligence service ‘has connections with terrorist groups’

In view of the observation that Trump’s administration is appearing to be an extension of the Obama administration’s failed operations in the Middle East and Africa, would anyone hazard a guess and the strategic regions for our troops to continue … Continue reading

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Long War Journal Map Assessment: Taliban controls or contests 45% of Afghan districts

The Long War Journal makes a clear case that in order for the U.S. and NATO troops to free the troubled citizens of Afghanistan they will have to destroy the country, killing all its people to get the job done. … Continue reading

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Sending more troops to Afghanistan is a good start

We will learn of Trump’s plans during his presentation this evening at 6PM, P.S.T. Personally I don’t understand how by sending more troops into battle in the numbers being discussed will do the job. It would be great if President … Continue reading

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Taliban video details takeover of eastern Afghan district

The battle between the Afghan government and the Taliban “remains a stalemate” and the number of districts under Taliban control or influence is “unchanged” since the last assessment by the US military was made more than five months ago.   … Continue reading

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