By Abu Maghas al-Hammami WAZIRISTAN, Pakistan — At this year’s Worldwide Jihadists Conference (WWJC), CEO Ayman Al-Zawahiri released the newest iteration of the world’s most famous terrorist organization. The group is touting the new iDeology 6, giving jihadists even shakier religious justification to pursue violent jihad at home and abroad. Codenamed “Khorasan” during development, the release’s reception has been largely negative.
By Aaron DeVera. Mischaracterizing the spread of the Syrian conflict will undermine efforts to solve it.
By Aaron DeVera. al-Qaida leadership under Zawahiri is diminishing. However, as weak as the threat from al-Qaida Central might be, the horizontal structure the global terror network has turned into produces more violent and sporadic attacks. Artwork by Darby Oehl FCRH’16.