Writings by Topic: Terrorism

Middle East Forum Blog
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Denying Reality Will Get Us Killed Phyllis-Chesler.comJune 26, 2016
The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act is Sham Legislation May 28, 2016
Muslims 'Have Nothing Whatsoever to do with Terrorism'? The Gatestone InstituteDecember 30, 2015
Evidence Contradicts Cleric's Claim of 'Casual' Relationship with San Bernardino Terrorist BreitbartDecember 28, 2015
UK Muslim 'Disneyland Family' Linked to Mosque of San Bernardino Terrorists BreitbartDecember 25, 2015
After Paris, Berkeley's Bazian Still Hyping 'Islamophobia' Campus WatchNovember 25, 2015
Another U.S. Islamist Group Tries to Divert Attention from Islamist Violence Islamist WatchAugust 3, 2015
When Did Carmen Ortiz Become an Islamic Religious Authority? Islamist WatchJune 25, 2015
Bin Laden's Bookshelf: Islamism Apologists and America Haters Campus WatchMay 21, 2015
Middle East Forum Radio
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Paul Stott on Islamist Radicalization in the United Kingdom Middle East Forum RadioMarch 5, 2020
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Cynthia Farahat on the Muslim Brotherhood's "Secret Apparatus" Middle East Forum WebinarMarch 10, 2021
Westrop and Smith on the World Vision Terror Finance Scandal April 22, 2020
Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
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Making Sense of the Repeat Effort to Zoom a Terrorist ProvidenceMay 18, 2021
Beware the Islamist Underbelly National ReviewApril 10, 2021
Congressman Calls for Federal Investigation of University for Hosting Convicted Terrorist Leila Khaled The American SpectatorSeptember 22, 2020
Justice Department Can and Should Prosecute Palestinian War Criminals The Washington ExaminerJune 17, 2020
New Joint Ventures Hint at 'Burgeoning Relationship' Between Israel and India Defense NewsFebruary 18, 2020
Israel Rolls Out New Wartime Plan to Reform Armed Forces Defense NewsFebruary 18, 2020
As Trump Gives Up on 'Endless Wars,' Russia, China, and Iran Move In The Daily BeastFebruary 17, 2020
'They Came to Kill Him': The Persecution of Christians - November 2019 Gatestone InstituteFebruary 16, 2020
Islamic Reform? Top Muslim University Says 'No' American ThinkerFebruary 16, 2020
Explaining Washington's New Pro-Ankara Policy The Jerusalem PostFebruary 12, 2020
Western Governments Play a Key Role in Successful Honor Killing Escapes The Investigative Project on TerrorismFebruary 11, 2020
Fire Weaver: Israel's Super High-Tech Secret Weapon to Win the Next Big War? The National InterestFebruary 8, 2020
Israeli Arabs Say No to Palestine The Jerusalem PostFebruary 4, 2020
Failed Smuggling Illustrates Hamas' Frustration in Gaza Plans The Jerusalem PostFebruary 4, 2020
Does Muslim-on-Muslim Violence Prove Jihad Is Politically Driven? FrontPage MagazineFebruary 3, 2020
Did The U.S. Kill An American Citizen After Taking Out ISIS Leader Al-Baghdadi? The FederalistDecember 16, 2019
Latin America: Surging Momentum for Designating Hezbollah a Terror Organization The Gatestone InstituteSeptember 24, 2019
Islamic Jihad: Why No Life Is Safe FrontPage MagazineSeptember 20, 2019
18 Years after 9/11, Our Enemy Is Stronger The Toronto SunSeptember 11, 2019
Keep the PFLP on the EU Terror List Middle East QuarterlySummer 2019
Why No Colombo Call for Action? The Toronto SunMay 21, 2019
Islamist Attacks Still Occur, But Canadian Politicians Don't Denounce Them Toronto SunApril 30, 2019
We Know About Sri Lanka Attacks, But Still Not Enough The Jerusalem PostApril 25, 2019
Christian Massacres are 'Retaliation' for Muslim Massacres? Coptic SolidarityApril 24, 2019
Why Islamic Terrorists Slaughtered Christians in Sri Lanka Toronto SunApril 24, 2019
Do Not Accept the 'Retaliation' Narrative for Sri Lanka The Jerusalem PostApril 23, 2019
The Insidious Genocidal Evil of Terrorism The Jerusalem PostApril 22, 2019
Did the Maryland Terrorism Suspect Have Ongoing Ties with Jihadists in His Native Trinidad? Center for Immigration StudiesApril 11, 2019
Muslims Who Stand Up To Mullah's Are No 'Islamophobes' Toronto SunMarch 19, 2019
Don't Mention It - New Zealand's Orwellian Approach to Terror The Jerusalem PostMarch 19, 2019
From Toulouse to New Zealand: Thoughts on the New Zealand Terror Attack The Jerusalem PostMarch 16, 2019
A South Asian Threat in America Morning ConsultMarch 7, 2019
Hezbollah in the Homs Area: The Life of As'ad Muhammad Hussein aymennjawad.orgFebruary 28, 2019
Al-Qaeda Still Using CIA-Provided Missiles in Syria PJ MediaFebruary 26, 2019
'ISIS Bride' Hoda Muthana Was an ISIS Propagandist, Not Some Brainwashed Child The Washington ExaminerFebruary 26, 2019
Survivors of ISIS Genocide Have Nothing, Four Years Later The Jerusalem PostFebruary 20, 2019
"We Will Displace You...": Persecution of Christians, December 2018 Gatestone InstituteFebruary 17, 2019
Iran and India Slam Pakistan for 'Sheltering Terrorists' The Jerusalem PostFebruary 16, 2019
Hayat Tahir al-Sham and al-Qaeda: Affiliates or Foes? FanackFebruary 14, 2019
Will European Countries Take Back Hundreds of Their ISIS-Member Citizens The Jerusalem PostFebruary 14, 2019
Al Shabaab Jumps on the Anti-Israel, Anti-Trump Bandwagon The HillFebruary 13, 2019
Islamic Relief and Qatar Implicated in Tunisian Terror Finance Investigation Rabwah TimesFebruary 9, 2019
Against the Evidence, Media Keeps Insisting Terrorists Aren't Crossing the Southern Border The FederalistFebruary 6, 2019
In Criticizing Israel, MESA Ignores Terror Threats on Palestinians Campuses The TowerFebruary 5, 2019
The Three Faces of Al Jazeera January 30, 2019
Time to Reconsider CAIR's Non-Profit Status (Again) PJ MediaJanuary 29, 2019
Why The United States Should Officially Label This Muslim Brotherhood Leader a Terrorist The FederalistJanuary 29, 2019
Hamas and Salafi Jihadi Groups Quilliam PerspectiveJanuary 28, 2019
Qatar Brokers U.S. - Taliban Talks as Washington Seeks Way Out of Afghan War The Jerusalem PostJanuary 27, 2019
Did Panama Ever Reopen Its Investigation Into the Flight 901 Bombing? The FederalistJanuary 23, 2019
Advice to the Deputy of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi: Translation and Analysis aymennjawad.orgJanuary 22, 2019
What Happened to the Texan Who Became the Goebbels of ISIS? PJ MediaJanuary 21, 2019
From Nairobi to Manbij: Terror Attacks Loom Large The Jerusalem PostJanuary 17, 2019
Every Last One: Another Prosecution of the Garland, Texas Terror Attack Starts Next Month PJ MediaJanuary 14, 2019
MAS-ICNA Hosts Several Islamist and Terrorist Speakers in Chicago PJ MediaJanuary 8, 2019
Dissent in the Islamic State: 'Hashimi Advice' to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi aymennjawad.orgJanuary 4, 2019
Reflections on How Islamist Lawfare Has Succeeded PJ MediaDecember 21, 2018
Rojava Peshmerga - The Group May be the US's Ticket Out of Syria Crisis The Jerusalem PostDecember 18, 2018
How Did Israel's Enemies Become Experts in Tunnel Warfare? December 18, 2018
Strasbourg Attack Fits Previous Model of Criminal-Terror Nexus in Europe The Jerusalem PostDecember 12, 2018
Hezbollah Recruitment in Eastern Deraa? Middle East Center for Analysis and ReportingNovember 13, 2018
The Return of ISIS Jonathanspyer.comNovember 2, 2018
Before Pittsburgh: The Nine Worst Global Attacks on Jewish Sites Jerusalem PostOctober 29, 2018
Qatar, Al-Qaeda, and the Taliban: A Creepy Relationship American ThinkerOctober 28, 2018
The Annihilation of Iraq's Christian Minority Gatestone InstituteOctober 28, 2018
Iran's Dangerous Game in Gaza Jerusalem PostOctober 27, 2018
It's Time to Prosecute Terror Finance Again The Daily CallerOctober 24, 2018
The Whitewashing of Jamal Khashoggi, Friend of Osama Bin Laden Jewish News SyndicateOctober 23, 2018
Why Are US Academics Attending a Conference Led by a Terror Supporter in Erdogan's Turkey? The TowerOctober 22, 2018
Islamic State Shifts from Provinces and Governance to Global Insurgency International Peace Institute: Global ObservatorySeptember 26, 2018
Iran Lashes out in Aftermath of Ahvaz Jerusalem PostSeptember 23, 2018
Iran Regime Fears Foreign Support for Minority Groups after Attack Jerusalem PostSeptember 22, 2018
British Anti-ISIS fighter Sentenced in Turkey for "Terrorism" Jerusalem PostSeptember 17, 2018
'False Flags': War of Words over 'Chemical Weapon Attack' in Idlib Jerusalem PostAugust 27, 2018
After ISIS: How They Won Even Though They Were Defeated Jerusalem PostAugust 15, 2018
Toronto Mosque Sermon Calls on Allah to Slay Non-Muslims 'One-By-One' Toronto SunAugust 5, 2018
Be Cursed Forever: Extremist Persecution of Christians, January 2018 Gatestone InstituteAugust 5, 2018
Operation Roundup: The Final Battle with ISIS Enters Last Phase in Syria Jerusalem PostAugust 4, 2018
Are New Yorkers Becoming like Israelis? Arutz ShevaDecember 12, 2017
Islamic Charity Linked to Extremism and Terror Still Gets USG Funding The Daily CallerSeptember 8, 2017
America Must Fight the Real Fascism Ravaging Europe BreitbartSeptember 2, 2017
Canada Rewards Terrorists; Israel Punishes Them The Toronto SunJuly 4, 2017
The Islamic State of Al-Qaeda The New English ReviewJuly 2017
Under Trump, Israeli Victims of Terror at Least Get Genuine Condolences The Jerusalem PostJune 27, 2017
The Myth of the Extremist The Spectator (Australia)June 17, 2017
How to Fight Non-traditional Terrorism: Learn from Israel BreitbartJune 16, 2017
Terrorism in Iran: As Ye Reap ... Jihad WatchJune 16, 2017
Realism, Islamism, and Counterterrorism The National InterestJune 7, 2017
NGO Links to Middle East Terror Middle East QuarterlySummer 2017
An Onslaught of Islamist Violence Is Europe's New Normal The Daily CallerApril 24, 2017
Despite ISIS Attacks, Little Empathy for Israel in Turkey The Gatestone InstituteJanuary 19, 2017
How American Charities Fund Terrorism The National ReviewJanuary 12, 2017
Turkey's 'Lifestyle Massacre' The Gatestone InstituteJanuary 8, 2017
Israeli Fires and Irish Skirmishers The New English ReviewDecember 14, 2016
Forty-seven Years of Domestic Terror against Jews and Israelis The Weekly StandardDecember 10, 2016
Ellison's Extremism Wrong for the DNC The Washington ExaminerNovember 23, 2016
The Anti-Israel Brigade Rallies Around San Francisco State University Independent Journal ReviewNovember 17, 2016
How the Media Covered for Orlando Terrorist Omar Mateen BreitbartSeptember 26, 2016
Is Ankara Really at War with Jihadis? The Gatestone InstituteAugust 28, 2016
Confirmed: Islam, Not Grievances, Fuels Muslim Hate for the West FrontPage MagazineAugust 19, 2016
Kosovo Continues Confronting Radical Islam The Weekly StandardAugust 16, 2016
Freelance Jihad The Washington ExaminerAugust 11, 2016
The Peril in Paroling Jihadists The HillAugust 3, 2016
Flaws in the 'Lone Wolf' Analysis New English ReviewAugust 2016
Media in Denial over Islamist Terror The Toronto SunJuly 26, 2016
No Saudi Surprises in 9/11 Commission's '28 Pages' The Huffington PostJuly 20, 2016
Israel Can Only Manage, Not End, the Threat from Gaza BESA Center PerspectivesJune 30, 2016
Denial Will Not Defeat Islamist Terror, Mr. President Fox NewsJune 27, 2016
Three Tricks Islamists Use to Conceal the Truth about Orlando The Daily WireJune 24, 2016
Whitewashing Islamist Terror The Toronto SunJune 20, 2016
Fighting Islamist Terror after Orlando The HillJune 15, 2016
The Media's Apologetic Coverage of Islamic Terror The Toronto SunJune 14, 2016
Weaponized Horror and the Constraints of Conscience Asia TimesApril 14, 2016
Research on the Islamic State, Syria, and Iraq November 1–December 31, 2015
Islamism Responsible for More U.S. Murders than 'Right-Wing' Extremism Independent Journal ReviewJanuary 14, 2016
Blame Terror on Everyone but Terrorists! The Gatestone InstituteJanuary 11, 2016
Democrats Don't Know ISIS The Washington ExaminerDecember 28, 2015
Academia Abandons Paris Yet Again FrontPage MagazineDecember 15, 2015
The Western Roots of Global Islamist Terror PJ MediaDecember 14, 2015
Academia on San Bernardino Attack: No Jihad Here The American ThinkerDecember 11, 2015
Obama's Tolerable Level of Terrorism Asia TimesDecember 7, 2015
The Paris Attacks Reflect Intelligence Failure, Not Change in ISIS Strategy The Huffington PostNovember 20, 2015
After Paris, Are French Security Forces Up to the Task? The Jewish ChronicleNovember 19, 2015
Arab Spring, French Autumn The Gatestone InstituteNovember 17, 2015
Yes, There is a Muslim Fifth Column in the West BreitbartNovember 16, 2015
What France Can Learn from Israel in Confronting Islamist Terror The Times of IsraelNovember 15, 2015
Why the Paris Massacre Will Have Limited Impact National Review OnlineNovember 14, 2015
Last Month, Hamas Murdered My Friend's Father PJ MediaNovember 6, 2015
UK Commander: World's Weak Response to 'Human Shields' Encourages Terrorists to Use Them PJ MediaOctober 27, 2015
Terrible Advice for Muslim Women Panicking about ISIS The Toronto SunOctober 27, 2015
Turkey Still Dances with ISIS The Gatestone InstituteOctober 15, 2015
Did Turkish Intelligence Green-Light the Ankara Bombing? National Review OnlineOctober 12, 2015
The Limits to Self-Criticism in the Muslim World Hürriyet Daily NewsSeptember 25, 2015
Middle East Provocations and Predictions The Mackenzie InstituteSeptember 9, 2015
How Dangerous is ISIS to Israel? BESA Center PerspectivesSeptember 7, 2015
No Jihad Here: Middle East Studies Profs on Chattanooga Shooting FrontPage MagazineJuly 23, 2015
Tackling Islamism, Post-Chattanooga The Toronto SunJuly 21, 2015
Turkey, Tears, and Terrorism The Gatestone InstituteJuly 7, 2015
Ten Years after Britain's 9/11, Fear and Islamist Apologetics Still Abound BreitbartJuly 7, 2015
Jihad Apologists Hold 3-Day Conference at UK University Breitbart LondonJune 10, 2015
I Give Up: There Is No Terrorism, There Are No Terrorists National Review OnlineJune 2, 2015
Research on the Islamic State various publicationsApril 1-May 15, 2015
ISIS Attacks on the West The Washington TimesMay 22, 2015
UCLA Prof Khaled Abou El Fadl Condemns ISIS, but Does He Condemn Islamism? Jihad WatchMay 12, 2015
Malice in Dallas The Huffington PostMay 5, 2015
Does Islam Prohibit Drawing Mohammed? The Toronto SunMay 5, 2015
Why Can't Muslims Laugh at Mohammed? Asia Times OnlineMay 5, 2015
The Jihad Against Free Speech Comes to Garland, Texas BreitbartMay 4, 2015
Research on the Islamic State various publicationsMarch 16-31, 2015
Jihadis Seek to Cleanse Pakistan of Christians PJ MediaMarch 21, 2015
Berkeley's Bazian on Paris Attacks: It's the Islamophobia, Stupid! Jihad WatchMarch 13, 2015
Hamas "Humanitarian" Work in Turkey: An Open Secret The Gatestone InstituteMarch 6, 2015
What Obama Can Learn about Radical Islam from New Saudi King The Weekly StandardMarch 5, 2015
Empowering Jihad: The Deadly Myth of a 'Root Cause' The New York PostFebruary 26, 2015
Research on the Islamic State various publicationsFebruary 1-15, 2015
Is the Era of Euphemism in Washington Beginning to End? The Times of IsraelFebruary 22, 2015
White House Delusions, Islamist Realities The Jerusalem PostFebruary 17, 2015
Research on the Islamic State various publicationsJanuary 15-31, 2015
His Majesty's Human Farm Hürriyet Daily NewsFebruary 11, 2015
Better Late than Never? Qatar Retracts Fatwa Permitting Burning People RaymondIbrahim.comFebruary 7, 2015
Can French Troops Protect 'Sensitive Sites' from Next Terror Attack? Israel HayomFebruary 4, 2015
Research on the Islamic State various publicationsJanuary 1-15, 2015
Turkish Islamists: Je Suis Kouachi! The Gatestone InstituteJanuary 26, 2015
University Professors Blame the West for Paris Terror Attacks FrontPage MagazineJanuary 26, 2015
Reframing the Enemy after France's 9/11 The Times of IsraelJanuary 17, 2015
France's Moment of Truth PJ MediaJanuary 16, 2015
Ankara Mayor: Israel to Blame for Charlie Hebdo Attack Hürriyet Daily NewsJanuary 16, 2015
On Cartoons and 'Islamophobia' Hürriyet Daily NewsJanuary 14, 2015
In Israel, Jewish Victims of Paris Terror Attack Find Peace The Weekly StandardJanuary 13, 2015
Turkey Will Fight Islamic Extremism, as Soon as It Finds Some The Gatestone InstituteJanuary 13, 2015
Reflections on the Murders in Paris PJ MediaJanuary 12, 2015
How Terrorism Harms Radical Islam The Washington TimesJanuary 9, 2015
Death of an American 'Infidel' in Abu Dhabi BreitbartDecember 4, 2014
Is CAIR a Terror Group? National Review OnlineNovember 28, 2014
Fear and Loathing in Jerusalem New York Daily NewsNovember 13, 2014
Don't Tell Erdogan Jihadists Kill People The Gatestone InstituteNovember 6, 2014
The Jihadi Connection between Sinai, Gaza and Islamic State The Jerusalem PostNovember 1, 2014
Terrorism Defies Definition The Washington TimesOctober 24, 2014
Islamic State Recruits Loose in Toronto The Toronto SunOctober 22, 2014
Will Mahmoud Abbas Reject Israeli Protection? The Gatestone InstituteOctober 20, 2014
What Is to Be Done About Gaza? BESA Center PerspectivesAugust 10, 2014
Mowing the Grass in Gaza BESA Center PerspectivesJuly 20, 2014
Don't Put Terrorists on Trial National Review OnlineJuly 14, 2014
Why Does Hamas Want War? National Review OnlineJuly 11, 2014
The Fire This Time New York Daily NewsJuly 10, 2014
Turkey's Support for ISIS Islamist Terrorists The Washington TimesJune 17, 2014
Berkeley Prof: Terrorists Good, 'Islamophobia' Bad Frontpage MagazineMay 9, 2014
Israel-Syria border escalation The Jerusalem PostMarch 21, 2014
ISIS and al-Qaeda compete for supremacy in global jihad Al-MonitorFebruary 11, 2014
Benghazi - The Signs of Al Qaeda FrontPageMagazine.comJanuary 2, 2014
Jihadist Murder MO FrontPageMagazine.comDecember 6, 2013
Jihad or Terrorism? PJ MediaOctober 16, 2013
Jihadist Ritual Murder and Mutilation at the Mall FrontPageMagazine.comOctober 1, 2013
Prelude to the Boston Bombings Middle East QuarterlyFall 2013
The Return of Al Qaeda and Jihad FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 8, 2013
Writing the bin Laden Story Middle East QuarterlySummer 2013
Homegrown Terrorists, Rebels in Search of a Cause Middle East QuarterlySummer 2013
Benghazi Terrorists: 'Dr. Morsi Sent Us' FrontPageMagazine.comMay 31, 2013
Islam's 'Rule of Numbers' Explains London Beheading Fox NewsMay 28, 2013
Obama Administration Calls for the 'Human Rights' of Jihadi Murderers PJ MediaMay 25, 2013
The Woolwich Killing: "We must fight them as they fight us." May 22, 2013
Education by Murder in Boston The Washington TimesApril 24, 2013
Problems in the FBI Middle East QuarterlySpring 2013
Explaining the Denial Middle East QuarterlySpring 2013
Ayman Zawahiri and Egypt: A Trip Through Time Investigative Project on TerrorismNovember 30, 2012
The Rape of Christopher Stevens FrontPageMagazine.comSeptember 17, 2012
Islamic Terror vs. Norway Massacre: Chicken or Egg? Jihad WatchJune 14, 2012
The Jihadist Roots of the Norway Massacre FrontPageMagazine.comApril 25, 2012
It's Not Road Rage, It's Terrorism National Review OnlineApril 3, 2012
When political correctness kills The Daily CallerMarch 23, 2012
Are Jihadists Crazy? Middle East QuarterlySpring 2012
Nigeria's Christmas Present: Blown Up Christians Hudson New YorkDecember 28, 2011
Security threat from Yemen? The Jerusalem PostOctober 3, 2011
The Lone Wolf Jihad Jihad WatchAugust 18, 2011
How Jihad Influenced the Norway Massacre Hudson New YorkAugust 8, 2011
"Christian Terrorism"? Jihad WatchAugust 3, 2011
Another Islamist Soldier Turns Terrorist in Texas The Washington TimesAugust 2, 2011
[Breivik and] Norway's Terrorism in Context National Review OnlineJuly 27, 2011
Al-Qaeda's Zawahiri, Bigger Threat Than Osama? BloombergJune 19, 2011
Damascus on Trial Middle East QuarterlySpring 2011
Swedish Jihad Revelations Hudson New YorkDecember 20, 2010
Britain's New Export: Islamist Carnage National Review OnlineAugust 3, 2010
Faisal Shahzad, Jihadi, Explains Terrorism National Review OnlineJune 25, 2010
Islamists Respond to Terror Cases with Denial American ThinkerMarch 14, 2010
Syria's Financial Support for Jihad Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2010
Syria's Path to Islamist Terror Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2010
The System "Worked Really Very, Very Smoothly" in Detroit? FrontPageMagazine.comDecember 28, 2009
Maj. Hasan's Islamist Life FrontPageMagazine.comNovember 20, 2009
Nidal Hasan and Fort Hood Pajamas MediaNovember 18, 2009
Fort Hood and the Academic Apologists American ThinkerNovember 15, 2009
Sudden Jihad or "Inordinate Stress" at Ft. Hood? FrontPageMagazine.comNovember 9, 2009
Remembering 9/11, Eight Years Later Family Security MattersSeptember 11, 2009
British government's deal involving Lockerbie bomber shatters 'Special Relationship' with U.S. New York Daily NewsSeptember 2, 2009
Terrorist in the Ivory Tower? FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 13, 2009
Has Damascus Stopped Supporting Terrorists? Middle East QuarterlySummer 2009
The Limits of Terrorism Jerusalem PostApril 22, 2009
Jemaah Islamiyah Adopts the Hezbollah Model Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2009
The Mumbai Atrocities: Where is the Outrage? SFGate.comDecember 17, 2008
Still Asleep After Mumbai Jerusalem PostDecember 10, 2008
An Analysis of Al-Qa'ida's Worldview Middle East Review of International AffairsDecember 2008
The West's Islamist Infiltrators Philadelphia BulletinAugust 12, 2008
Which Has More Islamist Terrorism, Europe or America? Jerusalem PostJuly 3, 2008
European Converts to Terrorism Middle East QuarterlySummer 2008
Amalek: What's in a name? Middle East Strategy at HarvardMarch 10, 2008
Is Al-Qaeda's Central Leadership Still Relevant? Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
The Psychological Asymmetry of Islamist Warfare Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
Scientific Training and Radical Islam Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
Terrorists die but ideology lives Middle East Strategy at HarvardFebruary 1, 2008
The Fallacy of Grievance-based Terrorism Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2008
Contrasting Secular and Religious Terrorism Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2008
Turkey's Terror Problem Is Ours Wall Street JournalDecember 18, 2007
Washington Protects the Terror Masters [in Courtrooms] Jerusalem PostNovember 15, 2007
[Brandon Mayfield and] Preempt Terrorists, Or Not? Jerusalem PostOctober 8, 2007
The Two Faces of Al Qaeda Chronicle of Higher EducationOctober 3, 2007
Terror in Black September: An Eyewitness Account Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Has Hezbollah's Rise Come at Syria's Expense? Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
The U.S. Counter-propaganda Failure in Iraq Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Waning Support for Suicide-Attacks in the Muslim World? FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 13, 2007
American Intifada National PostJune 19, 2007
Jihad's New Leaders Middle East QuarterlySummer 2007
Asymmetrical Threat Concept and its Reflections on International Security Strategic Research and Study CenterMay 31, 2007
Hamas' international strategy works Bitterlemons InternationalFebruary 8, 2007
Can the PKK Renounce Violence? Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2007
Iran's Suicide Brigades Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2007
How Iraqi Oil Smuggling Greases Violence Middle East QuarterlyFall 2006
The Religious Foundations of Suicide Bombings Middle East QuarterlyFall 2006
Al-Qaeda's Saudi Origins Middle East QuarterlyFall 2006
Piggybacking on Terror in Britain New York SunAugust 29, 2006
The Fatal Stabbing of Angelo Frammartino, Palestinian Apologist FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 28, 2006
[London Airline Plot] Plans Destroyed National Review OnlineAugust 11, 2006
[Naveed Haq and] "Sudden Jihad Syndrome" in Seattle New York SunAugust 8, 2006
Targeted Killings FrontPageMagazine.comJuly 21, 2006
Political Strategies to Counterterrorism The Evolving Threat: International Terrorism in the post 9-11 EraJuly 12, 2006
Lying, Defying, and Demoralizing Private PapersMay 31, 2006
Sudden Jihad Syndrome (in North Carolina) New York SunMarch 14, 2006
Does Saudi Arabia Fund Terrorism? Middle East QuarterlySpring 2006
Hamas and the IRA FrontPageMagazine.comFebruary 14, 2006
Don't deal with terrorists USA TodayJanuary 25, 2006
Lynne Stewart, Jihadi Lawyer Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2006
No American Muslim Terrorists? [A Reply to Spencer Ackerman] FrontPageMagazine.comDecember 12, 2005
More Converts to Terrorism FrontPageMagazine.comDecember 7, 2005
Converts to Terrorism New York SunDecember 6, 2005
How to Deal with Kidnappings in Iraq Rivista di IntelligenceDecember 2005
Palestinians Taste a Dose of Their Own Medicine New York SunNovember 15, 2005
The Same War New York SunNovember 2, 2005
Al Qaeda's Offensive Rhetoric Private PapersOctober 5, 2005
Stupid Terrorists New York SunOctober 4, 2005
L.A.'s Thwarted Terror Spree New York SunSeptember 6, 2005
How Terrorism Obstructs Radical Islam New York SunAugust 23, 2005
What Do the Terrorists Want? [A Caliphate and Shari'a] New York SunJuly 26, 2005
British Opinion Surveys from an Islamist Hell FrontPageMagazine.comJuly 25, 2005
Weak Brits, Tough French New York SunJuly 12, 2005
The Next London Bombing FrontPageMagazine.comJuly 11, 2005
[London Terrorism:] British "Covenant of Security" with Islamists Ends New York SunJuly 8, 2005
A Democratic Hamas? FrontPageMagazine.comJune 22, 2005
How Chechnya Became a Breeding Ground for Terror Middle East QuarterlySummer 2005
Soothing rhetoric - scary reality HaaretzMay 6, 2005
Hamas vs. America New York SunMay 3, 2005
Convicting [Ali al-Timimi,] the "Paintball Sheikh" FrontPageMagazine.comMay 2, 2005
Zacarias Moussaoui Asked, Can an Airplane Pilot Shut off Oxygen to Passengers? FrontPageMagazine.comApril 29, 2005
Denying [Islamist] Terrorism New York SunFebruary 8, 2005
"24" and Hollywood's Discovery of Radical Islam FrontPageMagazine.comJanuary 6, 2005
[Theo van Gogh and] "Education By Murder" in Holland New York SunNovember 16, 2004
Giving Terror a Boost Baltimore SunNovember 5, 2004
[Nepal and France:] Two Opposite Responses to Terrorism New York SunSeptember 14, 2004
[Beslan Atrocity:] They're Terrorists - Not Activists New York SunSeptember 7, 2004
Iran's Link to Al-Qaeda: The 9-11 Commission's Evidence Middle East QuarterlyFall 2004
Does Human Rights Law Apply to Terrorists? Middle East QuarterlyFall 2004
Why Did American Airlines 587 Crash? FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 30, 2004
Out of Iraq, Out of Mind New ObserverAugust 10, 2004
The PKK Factor National Review OnlineAugust 5, 2004
State (Dept.) of Confusion [when It Comes to Palestinian Terror against Israel] FrontPageMagazine.comJuly 19, 2004
[Khobar Rampage:] "Don't Be Afraid, We Won't Kill Muslims" New York SunJune 8, 2004
Europe's Threat to the West New York SunMay 18, 2004
Anti-Israel Terror Backfires New York SunApril 20, 2004
Ambiguous response: Disturbing reaction to Yassin's death Washington TimesMarch 25, 2004
[The Khadrs:] Canada's First Family of Terrorism New York SunMarch 16, 2004
Capturing Osama New York SunMarch 9, 2004
Sponsoring Terrorism Middle East QuarterlySpring 2004
Hezbollah's Victory, Israel's Decline New York SunFebruary 3, 2004
Hamas from Cradle to Grave Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
Ansar al-Islam: Back in Iraq Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
But he was good to his mother: Murdering for militant Islam Jerusalem PostDecember 3, 2003
Fulbright's Terrorist Tie New York PostOctober 20, 2003
Is terror winning the war? Jerusalem PostAugust 29, 2003
[Maher Hawash:] The Terrorist Next Door New York PostAugust 12, 2003
Al-Qaeda's Limits New York PostMay 28, 2003
Arabia's Civil War Wall Street Journal EuropeMay 14, 2003
Signal to Syria: Straighten Up New York PostMay 13, 2003
100 Bin Ladens on the Way? New York PostApril 8, 2003
[Hasan Akbar and] Murder in the 101st Airborne New York PostMarch 25, 2003
Must Innocents Die? The Islamic Debate over Suicide Attacks Middle East QuarterlySpring 2003
The Challenge of Hamas to Fatah Middle East QuarterlySpring 2003
Terrorist Profs New York PostFebruary 24, 2003
The Enemy Within [and the Need for Profiling] New York PostJanuary 24, 2003
The Snipers: Crazy or Jihadis? New York PostOctober 29, 2002
[Beltway Snipers]: Converts to Violence? New York PostOctober 25, 2002
Militant Islam's New Strongholds New York PostOctober 22, 2002
[Pakistani Christians and] A War Against What? New York PostOctober 1, 2002
"Death to America" New York PostSeptember 8, 2002
Postmortem on a Phony War Middle East QuarterlyFall 2002
The Return of Hizbullah Middle East QuarterlyFall 2002
Different Means, Same End Game FrontPageMagazine.comAugust 26, 2002
Israel is Winning New York PostAugust 6, 2002
Terror & Denial [by Hadayat at LAX] New York PostJuly 9, 2002
A New Round of Anger and Humiliation: Islam after 9/11 Our Brave New World2002
War on Terrorism Scorecard Middle East QuarterlySummer 2002
State's Terror Untruths New York PostMay 28, 2002
At War With Whom? DoublethinkSpring 2002
Are We Safer? New York PostApril 30, 2002
CAIR: 'Moderate' friends of terror New York PostApril 22, 2002
[An Israeli] Withdrawal Won't Work Wall Street JournalApril 15, 2002
Is America Winning? New York PostApril 8, 2002
The Terror-Aiding Prof[:Sami Al-Arian] New York PostFebruary 4, 2002
Attack U.S. and Win Aid New York PostJanuary 28, 2002
The Lockerbie Endgame: Qadhdhafi Slips the Noose Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2002
Bin Laden and Herndon, Virginia Jerusalem PostJune 20, 2001
Murder on the Brooklyn Bridge Middle East QuarterlySummer 2001
Who Are the Active Terrorists? Middle East QuarterlyDecember 2000
A Solution to Syrian Terrorism Middle East QuarterlyJune 1999
[Terrorism:] The New Enemy Wall Street Journal EuropeAugust 27, 1998
Abdullah Öcalan: "We Are Fighting Turks Everywhere" Middle East QuarterlyJune 1998
Ahmad Yusuf: "Hamas Is a Charitable Organization" Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1998
Islamism in Lebanon: A Guide to the Groups Middle East QuarterlySeptember 1997
Steven Emerson: Get Ready for Twenty World Trade Center Bombings Middle East QuarterlyJune 1997
Prosecuting the New York Sheikh Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1997
Focus on Hamas: The PLO's Friend or Foe? Middle East QuarterlyJune 1996
Focus on Hamas: Terror by Remote Control Middle East QuarterlyJune 1996
Robert H. Pelletreau, Jr.: Not Every Fundamentalist Is a Terrorist Middle East QuarterlySeptember 1995
Hamas's Foreign Benefactors Middle East QuarterlyJune 1995
Eavesdropping on Radical Islam Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1995
Defending Germany's Constitution Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1995
Protecting America Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1995
MEF in the Media
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The Genesis of the Trump Plan Lies in the Israeli Left | An Interview with Efraim Inbar Fathom JournalFebruary 2020
Sam Westrop on the Manchester Terror Attack i24NewsMay 24, 2017
Gregg Roman on 'Lone Wolf' Terrorism and Ohio State The Mike Siegel ShowNovember 29, 2016
Attack in Nice, France, 'Incredibly Harmful to the Islamist Cause' France 24July 15, 2016
Israel, East Germany, and the West German Far Left: An Interview with Jeffrey Herf FathomSummer 2016
The 'Facebook Intifada' and Islamist Threats to the United States Cornerstone TelevisionDecember 14, 2015
Time to designate Muslim Brotherhood as terror group? Fox NewsAugust 26, 2013
The Brutal Mind of Al-Qaeda's New Boss FrontPageMagazine.comJune 28, 2011
Audio, Video and Transcripts
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What Is the Muslim Brotherhood? April 24, 2019
Qatar: U.S. Ally or Global Menace? February 7, 2019
The Islamist Terror Attacks in France MEF WireJanuary 27, 2015
The Hamas-Fatah Unity Deal MEF WireMay 1, 2014
Political Correctness and Fort Hood MEF WireDecember 15, 2009
Islamist Terrorism, Terror and Iraq MEF WireApril 30, 2009
Jihad on Trial MEF WireOctober 6, 2008
Lessons from the Counter-terrorism War MEF WireApril 8, 2005
Draining Terror's Financial Swamps MEF WireOctober 11, 2004
Terror and Democracy in the Middle East MEF WireMay 20, 2004
Shutting Down Terrorist Financing MEF WireDecember 11, 2003
Financing Palestinian Terror MEF WireOctober 31, 2003
Turning Off the Tap of Terrorist Funding MEF WireSeptember 19, 2003
The Saudi State and Terrorism MEF WireApril 4, 2003
Saudi Arabia and the Rise of the Wahhabi Threat MEF WireFebruary 27, 2003
The Threat Posed by Hezbollah MEF WireNovember 26, 2002
Saudi Arabia's Links to Terrorism MEF WireNovember 19, 2002
Arafat's Links to Terrorism MEF WireJune 3, 2002
Leaders and Followers: Sources of Terrorism MEF WireMarch 21, 2002
Press Releases
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Giving Tuesday: World Vision Must Answer Terror Finance Questions News from the Middle East ForumNovember 26, 2018
MEF Uncovers Obama-era Scandal; Congress Investigates News from the Middle East ForumOctober 16, 2018
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Backgrounder: 9/11 and Radical Islam MEForum.orgSeptember 11, 2021
Book Title Publication Date
The Global Spread of Islamism and the Consequences for Terrorism
by Michael Freeman, with Katherine Ellena and Amina Kator-Mubarez
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2021
Engineers of Jihad: The Curious Connection between Violent Extremism and Education
by Diego Gambetta and Steffen Hertog
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2018
Jihadism Transformed: Al-Qaeda and Islamic State's Global Battle of Ideas
by Simon Staffell and Akil Awan, eds.
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2017
What Do You Buy the Children of the Terrorist Who Tried to Kill Your Wife? A Memoir.
by David Harris-Gershon
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2014
Hezbollah: The Global Footprint of Lebanon's Party of God
by Matthew Levitt
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2014
Hamas: The Islamic Resistance Movement.
by Beverley Milton-Edwards and Stephen Farrell
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2014
Body Cavity Bombers: The New Martyrs
by Robert J. Bunker and Christopher Flaherty
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2014
Branding Terror: The Logotypes and Iconography of Insurgent Groups and Terrorist Organizations
by Artur Beifuss and Francesco Trivini Bellini
FrontPageMagazine.comJuly 3, 2013
Terrorists in Love: The Real Lives of Islamic Radicals
by Ken Ballen
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2012
The Fertile Soil of Jihad: Terrorism's Prison Connection
by Patrick T. Dunleavy
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2012
Bin Laden's Legacy: Why We're Still Losing the War on Terror
by Daveed Gartenstein-Ross
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2012
Inside Insurgency: Violence, Civilians, and Revolutionary Group Behavior
by Claire Metelits
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2012
Cutting the Fuse: The Explosion of Global Suicide Terrorism and How to Stop It
by Robert A. Pape and James K. Feldman
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2012
The Making of a Human Bomb: An Ethnography of Palestinian Resistance (The Culture and Practice of Violence)
by Nasser Abufarha
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2012
Talking to Terrorists: Why America Must Engage with Its Enemies
by Mark Perry
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2011
Middle Eastern Terrorism: From Black September to September 11
by Mark Ensalaco
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2011
How Terrorism Ends: Understanding the Decline and Demise of Terrorist Campaigns
by Audrey Kurth Cronin
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2010
Architect of Global Jihad: The Life of Al-Qaida Strategist Abu Mus'ab al-Suri
by Brynjar Lia
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2010
Triple Cross: How bin Laden's Master Spy Penetrated the CIA, the Green Berets, and the FBI and Why Patrick Fitzgerald Failed to Stop Him
by Peter Lance
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2010
The Search for Al Qaeda: Its Leadership, Ideology, and Future
by Bruce Riedel
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2010
Will Terrorists Go Nuclear?
by Brian Michael Jenkins
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2010
Eight Lives Down: The Story of the World's Most Dangerous Job in the World's Most Dangerous Place
by Chris Hunter
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2010
Al Qaeda in Its Own Words Middle East QuarterlyFall 2009
Leaderless Jihad: Terror Networks in the Twenty-First Century
by Marc Sageman
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2009
Deadly Connections: States that Sponsor Terrorism
by Daniel Byman
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2009
Faith, Reason, and the War against Jihadism: A Call to Action
by George Weigel
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2009
The Al Qaeda Reader
by Raymond Ibrahim
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2009
Terror in Black September: The First Eyewitness Account of the Infamous 1970 Hijackings
by David Raab
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2009
The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11
by Lawrence Wright
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2009
Hamas: A History
by Azzam Tamimi
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2008
Inside Hamas: The Untold Story of the Militant Islamic Movement
by Zaki Chehab
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2008
Islamic Terror Abductions in the Middle East
by Shaul Shay
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
Hezbollah: A Short History
by Augustus Richard Norton
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
Beyond al-Qaeda. Part 1: The Global Jihadist Movement
by Angel Rabasa
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
Beyond al-Qaeda. Part 2: The Outer Rings of the Terrorist Universe
by Angel Rabasa
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2008
The "New" Terrorism: Myths and Reality
by Thomas Mockaitis
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Jihad Incorporated: A Guide to Militant Islam in the US
by Steven Emerson
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Inside the Jihad: My Life with Al Qaeda: A Spy's Story
by Omar Nasiri
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Holiest Wars: Islamic Mahdis, Their Jihads, and Osama bin Laden
by Timothy R. Furnish
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Hamas: Politics, Charity, and Terrorism in the Service of Jihad
by Matthew Levitt
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Al Qaeda in Europe: The New Battleground of International Jihad
by Lorenzo Vidino
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2007
Nederlandse Jihad: Het proces tegen de Hofstadgroep
by Emerson Vermaat
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2007
Haderech Lagan Eden [The Path to the Garden of Eden]
by Anat Berko
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2006
De Dodelijk Planning van Al-Qaeda [Al-Qaeda's Deadly Planning]
by Emerson Vermaat
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2006
De Hofstadgroep - Portret van een radical Islamitisch netwerk: De Hofstadgroep - Portrait of a Radical Islamist Network
by Emerson Vermaat
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2006
Finishing Business: Ten Steps to Defeat Global Terror
by Harlan Ullman
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2006
Alms for Jihad: Charity and Terrorism in the Islamic World
by J. Millard Burr and Robert Collins
New York SunMay 23, 2006
Hamas: Politics, Charity, and Terrorism in the Service of Jihad
by Matthew Levitt
New York SunMay 23, 2006
Journey of the Jihadist
by Fawaz Gerges
New York SunMay 23, 2006
The Shahids: Islam and Suicide Attacks
by Shaul Shay
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2006
Kidnapped in Yemen: One Woman's Amazing Escape from Captivity
by Mary Quin
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2006
Al-Qaeda's Armies: Middle East Affiliate Groups and the Next Generation of Terror
by Jonathan Schanzer
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2005
Hezbollah: The Changing Face of Terrorism
by Judith Palmer Harik
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2004
The Road to Al-Qaeda: The Story of Bin Laden's Right-Hand Man
by Montasser al-Zayyat
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2004
Funding Evil: How Terrorism Is Financed and How to Stop It
by Rachel Ehrenfeld
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2004
All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror
by Stephen Kinzer
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2004
Terror in the Name of God: Why Religious Militants Kill
by Jessica Stern
Middle East QuarterlySpring 2004
Zacarias, My Brother: The Making of a Terrorist
by Abd Samad Moussaoui, with Florence Bouquillat
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
Al-Qaeda: The Terror Network that Threatens the World
by Jane Corbin
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2004
Inside Al Qaeda: Global Network of Terror
by Rohan Gunaratna
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2003
Al-Qaeda: Brotherhood of Terror
by Paul L. Williams
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2003
Holy War, Inc.: Inside the Secret World of Osama bin Laden
by Peter L. Bergen
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2003
Anti-American Terrorism and the Middle East: A Documentary Reader Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2003
Usama bin Laden's al-Qaida: Profile of a Terrorist Network
by Yonah Alexander and Michael S. Swetnam
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2002
American Jihad: The Terrorists Living among Us
by Steven Emerson
Middle East QuarterlySummer 2002
The Poet Game: A Novel
by Salar Abdoh
Middle East QuarterlyWinter 2002
Islam and Salvation in Palestine: The Islamic Jihad Movement
by Meir Hatina
Middle East QuarterlyFall 2001
Hezbollah: Born with a Vengeance
by Hala Jaber
Middle East QuarterlyMarch 1998
Bloodlines: From Ethnic Pride to Ethnic Terrorism
by Vamık Volkan
Middle East QuarterlyDecember 1997
Encyclopedia of World Terrorism Middle East QuarterlyJune 1997
Assassination in Khartoum
by David A. Korn
Middle East QuarterlyJune 1994