Nicholas A. Heras asks three notable experts on Salafist-jihadist organizations and the Syrian conflict — Jennifer Cafarella, Hassan Hassan, and Sasha Ghosh Siminoff — about how Syria became the largest recruiting ground for Salafist-jihadist groups in modern history and how the United States should approach its counter-terrorism policy in Syria to meet this challenge.
Escalation or Negotiation?
By Elisa Catalano Ewers, Ilan Goldenberg, Nicholas Heras & Kaleigh Thomas
Sanctions, insults and threats: the state of U.S.-Iran relations
By Elizabeth Rosenberg
U.S. Officials Working To Build Up Maritime Coalition To Deter Further Iranian Attacks
By Ilan Goldenberg
Let’s call the whole thing off
By Chris Dougherty