Archivos de Categoría: Al Qaeda

Al Qaeda’s Leader Is Old, Bumbling—and a Terrorist Mastermind

Artículo
Foreign Policy, 10.09.2020
Colin P. Clarke, (académico Soufan Center y profesor Institute for Politics & Strategy-Carnegie Mellon U.) y Asfandyar Mir (académico Center for International Security and Cooperation-Stanford U.)
Ayman al-Zawahiri isn’t trying to plan another 9/11 attack—because he doesn’t need to.
[caption id="attachment_43473" align="alignleft" width="400"] Osama bin Laden with Ayman al-Zawahiri...
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President Obama’s Secret PSD-11 Strategy to Support the Muslim Brotherhood Trump Must Declassify

Decision Brief
Washington, 26.11.2018
Center for Security Policy
Decision: President Trump should immediately declassify former President Obama’s 2010 strategy for secret US support for the Muslim Brotherhood. That strategy is outlined in the still-classified Presidential Study Directive 11 (PSD-11). Reason: No coherent US national security strategy can be implemented without full understanding of the Muslim Brotherhood and the Obama administration’s...
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El fin de un fanático

Columna
El Confidencial, 30.10.2019
Jorge Dezcállar de Mazarredo, Embajador de España
Cuando Abubakr al-Bagdadi, que se había radicalizado en una cárcel custodiada por soldados norteamericanos cerca de Mosul (Irak), proclamó el Califato desde la mezquita de Al Nuri (Mosul, 2014) y la creación del Estado Islámico (EI). Su ambición de imponerse a todos los musulmanes, primero, y a todo el mundo,...
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The War in Afghanistan

Carta
OpinionGlobal, 15.09.2019
Riad Fouad Saade, empresario libanés y cónsul honorario de Chile en Beirut
Whether we have sympathy or not towards the United States of America, the leader of the free world to which we belong, it has been sometimes that we question some of its interventions in other countries’ affairs would it be economically financially or...
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When Jihadis Kill Jihadis: The Implications of Militant Infighting

Artículo
World Politics Review, 13.12.2018
Tore Hamming, candidato a doctor danés (European University Institute), así como académico (CERI-Sciences Po-Danish Institute for International Studies)
[caption id="attachment_35635" align="alignleft" width="400"] Members of the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces walk inside the stadium that was the site of Islamic State fighters’ last stand in the city...
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Hablemos de Yemen

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La Opinion de Málaga, 26.11.2018
Jorge Dezcállar de Mazarredo, Embajador de España
Lo merece porque después de años de sufrimiento hay sobre la mesa una oportunidad para negociar un alto el fuego. Visité la zona cuando todavía eran dos países: uno que se titulaba república democrática y era una dictadura comunista con capital en Adén, y otro...
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The Bombings the World Forgot

Reseña de libro
Foreign Policy, Amazon y otros (21.09.2018)
  • Ambassador Prudence Bushnell survived the 1998 bombing of the U.S. Embassy in Kenya. Now she tells her story
[caption id="attachment_33478" align="alignright" width="234"] Prudence Bushnell
"Terrorism, Betrayal, and Resilience: My Story of the 1998 U.S. Embassy Bombings"
Potomac Books, Washington...
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Is Al-Qaida Winning?

Artículo
World Politics Review, 14.09.2018
Steven K. Metz, profesor (Instituto de Estudios Estratégicos del War College-EE. UU)
[caption id="attachment_33269" align="alignright" width="405"] Two New York City firefighters look toward One World Trade Center through the open ceiling of the Oculus at the World Trade Center Transportation Hub, New York, Sept. 11, 2018...
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Circus It Is! Islamic State Leader Urges More Attacks in First Purported Audio in Year

Carta
OpinionGlobal, 23.08.2018
Ruad Fouad Saade, empresario libanés y cónsul honorario de Chile en Beirut
Between 2014 and 2017 a coalition of Combined Joint Task Force, grouping 16 countries, vowed to terminate ISIL/DAESH, a self-proclaimed State, sprout of the famous Al Qaida movement, itself launched by the famous Ben Laden. On January 30, 2018, President Trump during his State of...
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Taking Out Yemen’s Houthi Leaders Is No Path to Peace

Artículo
World Politics Review, 01.05.2018
Ellen Laipson, directora del programa de seguriad internacional (U. George Mason)
[caption id="attachment_29767" align="alignleft" width="400"] Houthi mourners chant slogans at the funeral of Saleh al-Sammad, a senior Houthi official who was killed by a Saudi-led coalition airstrike. (AP/Hani Mohammed)[/caption] In recent days, the war in Yemen has...
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