Writings by Topic: War on terror

Middle East Forum Blog
Title Publication Date
The Orlando Attacks: Islamic State Responsible Jihad Intel June 12, 2016
Articles by MEF Staff and Fellows
Title Publication Date
Coalition Focuses on 'Enduring Defeat' of ISIS in Syria, Iraq The Jerusalem Post April 2, 2019
The Failures of the War on ISIS The Jerusalem Post February 24, 2019
Iraqi Refugees in North Aleppo Countryside aymennjawad.org February 17, 2019
Turkey, Russia, Iran Increasingly Challenge U.S. During Syria Discussions The Jerusalem Post February 16, 2019
Iranian-Backed Militias Threaten U.S. Forces in Iraq The Jerusalem Post February 3, 2019
Qatar Brokers U.S. - Taliban Talks as Washington Seeks Way Out of Afghan War The Jerusalem Post January 27, 2019
Israeli Strikes in Syria Reveal New Battlefield for Post-Civil War Era The Jerusalem Post January 21, 2019
Hashd Formations of Iraq: Interview with Harakat Ahrar al-Iraq aymennjawad.org January 18, 2019
How Afrin Overshadows Eastern Syria The Jerusalem Post January 3, 2019
Why Eastern Syria Matters to Everyone in the Middle East The Jerusalem Post December 31, 2018
Betrayal on the Euphrates jonathanspyer.com December 22, 2018
ISIS Counterattacks in Syria Threaten Iraq and US Partners Jerusalem Post October 30, 2018
Rift Between Police, Feds, Allowed New Mexico Terror Compound To Fester The Federalist September 14, 2018
After ISIS: How They Won Even Though They Were Defeated Jerusalem Post August 15, 2018
Terrorists not defaming Islam, but attempting to observe it The Australian May 16, 2018
Islamist Groups Protest Counter-Extremism Programs — No Surprise March 14, 2018
How America reached a 'What do you expect us to do' foreign policy The Hill March 9, 2018
Why No Mention of Radical Islam in the State of the Union Spectator February 19, 2018
Trump Administration Strategy Document Improves on Predecessors The Hill December 27, 2017
Canada Rewards Terrorists; Israel Punishes Them The Toronto Sun July 4, 2017
Trump Told the Truth in Saudi Arabia (If Not the Whole Truth) Fox News May 24, 2017
Trump's Saudi Speech: Pretty Good National Review Online May 21, 2017
NATO Must Confront Islamic Terror or Become Obsolete The Telegraph February 13, 2017
It's Time for Realism in Syria, President-elect Donald Trump The Hill December 23, 2016
Peru Summit Provides Opportunity to Ramp Up Fight against ISIS The Hill November 17, 2016
Impervious Hubris: How U.S. Intelligence Failures Led to ISIS PJ Media September 15, 2016
Massoud Day, September 9 The Gatestone Institute September 6, 2016
Fighting Islamist Terror after Orlando The Hill June 15, 2016
Turkey's Fake War on Jihadis The Gatestone Institute April 28, 2016
Academia on San Bernardino Attack: No Jihad Here The American Thinker December 11, 2015
Tackling Islamism, Post-Chattanooga The Toronto Sun July 21, 2015
Research on the Islamic State various publications April 1-May 15, 2015
In Kosovo, U.S.-Funded Study Gets Response to ISIS Wrong The Weekly Standard April 20, 2015
Decoding the Obama Doctrine The Washington Times April 6, 2015
How India Should Fight Pakistan-Sponsored Terrorism The New Delhi Times March 28, 2015
Will Obama Support Egypt's War on Radical Islam? Fox News March 19, 2015
The CIA Doesn't Know Why Muslims Join ISIS PJ Media March 18, 2015
Stanford's 'Terror, Freedom, Blasphemy' Panel: Blithering Academic Incoherence Jihad Watch February 25, 2015
Research on the Islamic State various publications February 1-15, 2015
One Standard, Not Two, for Christianity and Islam The American Interest February 23, 2015
White House Delusions, Islamist Realities The Jerusalem Post February 17, 2015
Research on the Islamic State various publications January 15-31, 2015
Can French Troops Protect 'Sensitive Sites' from Next Terror Attack? Israel Hayom February 4, 2015
Reframing the Enemy after France's 9/11 The Times of Israel January 17, 2015
Terrorism Defies Definition The Washington Times October 24, 2014
Don't Put Terrorists on Trial National Review Online July 14, 2014
An 'Islamic State' Is Born The Jerusalem Post June 12, 2014
Problems in the U.S. Military Middle East Quarterly Spring 2013
Winning the Battle Against Al-Qaeda, Losing the War Against Jihad Pajamas Media September 10, 2011
What 9/11 Has Wrought Middle East Quarterly Fall 2011
Osama Bin Laden: Chicken or Egg? Pajamas Media May 12, 2011
Bin Laden and the Eternal Hydra of War Hudson New York May 3, 2011
Job Opening: New Global Jihad Leader Wanted NRO: The Corner May 2, 2011
Radical Muslims in America Hudson New York January 12, 2011
Counterterrorism in Obama's Washington FrontPageMagazine.com August 18, 2009
Words Matter in the War on Terror Pajamas Media May 4, 2009
The Enemy Has a Name Jerusalem Post June 19, 2008
Would a Jihadi by Any Other Name Smell as Foul? American Thinker June 4, 2008
[Brandon Mayfield and] Preempt Terrorists, Or Not? Jerusalem Post October 8, 2007
America's Crash Course on Islam New York Sun September 11, 2007
Shoeless George Bush[ Discusses Islam] New York Sun July 3, 2007
"At War with Islamic Fascists" FrontPageMagazine.com August 14, 2006
My Gloom: Back to September 10 New York Sun December 20, 2005
The Same War New York Sun November 2, 2005
Bush Declares War on Radical Islam New York Sun October 11, 2005
Convicting [Ali al-Timimi,] the "Paintball Sheikh" FrontPageMagazine.com May 2, 2005
American Border Secrets New York Sun April 26, 2005
[Alastair Crooke's Conflict Forum and] Sharing Jokes with Hamas Jerusalem Post April 20, 2005
[The Abu Ali Case and] Balancing Liberties, Security New York Sun March 1, 2005
The Churchill Doctrine FrontPageMagazine.com January 26, 2005
How to Beat the Global Islamist Insurgency Middle East Quarterly Winter 2005
Why the Japanese Internment Still Matters New York Sun December 28, 2004
Has America Learned from 9/11? New York Sun November 2, 2004
9/10 vs. 9/12 on 11/2 New York Sun October 26, 2004
Coddling a Terrorist [Sami Al-Arian] Costs Votes New York Sun October 19, 2004
[Michael Smerconish and I Debate:] What Kind of Airport Profiling? New York Sun October 5, 2004
To Profile or Not to Profile? [The Abdullah al-Kidd Case] New York Sun September 21, 2004
Does Human Rights Law Apply to Terrorists? Middle East Quarterly Fall 2004
[President Bush and] Naming the Enemy New York Sun August 17, 2004
The PKK Factor National Review Online August 5, 2004
The Triumph Of the 9/11 Commission New York Sun July 27, 2004
George Soros Teaches the FBI Tolerance FrontPageMagazine.com July 22, 2004
The FBI Loses Its Way [with Marwan Kreidie] New York Sun July 6, 2004
Reagan's Early Victory in the War on Terror New York Sun June 15, 2004
Capturing Osama New York Sun March 9, 2004
Democrats Unlearn 9/11 New York Sun January 7, 2004
Is terror winning the war? Jerusalem Post August 29, 2003
[Lee Harris on Why the U.S. is] Discarding War's Rules New York Post July 22, 2003
[Mosque Mischief and] Counting Mosques New York Post February 4, 2003
[The Need to Name and] Know Thy Terrorists New York Post November 19, 2002
[Pakistani Christians and] A War Against What? New York Post October 1, 2002
"Death to America" New York Post September 8, 2002
Postmortem on a Phony War Middle East Quarterly Fall 2002
War on Terrorism Scorecard Middle East Quarterly Summer 2002
At War With Whom? Doublethink Spring 2002
Are We Safer? New York Post April 30, 2002
Make the Saudis Pay for Terror New York Post April 15, 2002
Is America Winning? New York Post April 8, 2002
Letters to the editor: Radical Islam Commentary April 2002
[The United States Makes] A Majority of One New York Post March 18, 2002
[Not Profiling at Airports:] A Deadly Error New York Post January 21, 2002
Aim the War on Terror at Militant Islam Los Angeles Times January 6, 2002
Who Is the Enemy? Commentary January 2002
Surprise! It really is a world war on terror New York Post December 31, 2001
Victory Shifts the Muslim World New York Post November 19, 2001
Containment: The U.S. War Aim? New York Post October 15, 2001
Two declarations of war Jerusalem Post October 10, 2001
Why this American feels safer Jerusalem Post October 3, 2001
War, not "Crimes" National Review October 1, 2001
What Bush got right - and wrong [in his speech] Jerusalem Post September 26, 2001
Audio, Video and Transcripts
Title Publication Date
The Islamist Terror Attacks in France MEF Wire January 27, 2015
Jihad on Trial MEF Wire October 6, 2008
Energy Alternatives and the War on Terror MEF Wire October 30, 2006
Internment: A Tool in the War on Terror? MEF Wire December 2, 2004
The Islamist Challenge to American Security MEF Wire September 22, 2004
How to Regain Momentum in the War on Terror MEF Wire February 17, 2004
Shutting Down Terrorist Financing MEF Wire December 11, 2003
Turning Off the Tap of Terrorist Funding MEF Wire September 19, 2003
Turkey, A Partner In The War On Terror MEF Wire May 31, 2002
Turkey's Place in the War against Militant Islam MEF Wire October 17, 2001