“The White House still maintains that the mission was an all-American affair, and that the senior generals of Pakistan’s army and Inter-Services Intelligence agency (ISI) were not told of the raid in advance. This is false, as are many other elements of the Obama administration’s account.”
Tag: Middle East
He was one of Isreael’s greatest spies. Then he brought his own country to the brink of war.
Three siblings from Chicago ran away to become jihadis. Is it fair to try them as terrorists?
A French reporter went undercover as potential “caliphette” and recieved a marriage proposal from a senior ISIS commander.
After an election deadlock that held the country hostage for months, two former rivals confront Afghanistan’s patronage and corruption.
Reconstructing the investigation into Rafik Hariri’s assassination, for which five men stand trial in absentia.
How one young American veteran got caught in the cobweb of Syrian rebel politics.
On the labor conditions behind branches of NYU, the Louvre, and the Guggenheim in Abu Dhabi.
“The Jihad route leads from Tunisia via Tripoli into Turkey and on to Syria. Thousands have followed the path into Syria, and only a few have returned.”
Those who survived tell the story of twenty three ISIS hostages’ shared months of brutal captivity before some were ransomed and some executed.