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What We Are Reading

The Coming of Al-Qaeda 3.0 Bruce Riedel / The Daily Beast The global terror alert shows the jihadists aren’t just alive and well – they are thriving. Iran’s President Rouhani says determined to resolve nuclear issue Reuters Iran’s new President Hassan Rouhani said on...

What We Are Reading

ASP: In case you missed it …. 1 August 2013   Californians surveyed on climate change, fracking, hybrid cars Paul Rogers / Mercury News People in other states may be chanting “drill, baby, drill” — but not Californians. A new poll shows that a majority of Golden State...

Adapting a Strategy for Yemen’s Dual Threat

Photo Credit: Political Geography Now Counterterrorism concerns have long preoccupied much of U.S. foreign policy in Yemen over the past decade, and rightly so given the global aims of the Yemen-based al-Qaeda affiliate, al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP). The...