Terror Articles

Obama, Kerry Ignore American Victim of Palestinian Terror

8:01 AM, Nov 23, 2015

Barack Obama and John Kerry have yet to comment on the death of an American murdered last week by Palestinian terrorists. Ezra Schwartz, an 18-year-old from Sharon, Massachusetts, was spending a year in Israel when terrorists fatally attacked him last Thursday, not far from Jerusalem.

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Obama on ISIS: 'A Bunch of Killers With Good Social Media'

8:36 AM, Nov 22, 2015

At a press conference today at the Ritz Carlton in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, President Obama warned the media not to empower terrorists. The terrorists, he said, are just "a bunch of killers with good social media."

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An Existential Threat

4:10 PM, Nov 19, 2015

One of the most durable arguments for not responding as forcefully as possible to al Qaeda, the Islamic State, and jihadi groups in general is that they do not pose an “existential” threat to America.  Indeed, this lies at the core of the Obama administration’s strategy for the Middle East.  As the president told

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Congress Observed Moment of Silence for Hezbollah and Its Supporters

1:34 PM, Nov 19, 2015

Yesterday, members of Congress observed a moment of silence to commemorate casualties suffered by a community aligned with Bashar al-Assad in his exterminationist war against Syria’s Sunni Arab population.

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Obama Vows to Continue to Close Gitmo

7:48 AM, Nov 19, 2015

After meeting with Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau, President Barack Obama reiterated his vow to close Guantanamo. The president said that he could Americans safe and release the terrorists held there.

Via the pool report:

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John Kerry Justifies Charlie Hebdo Slaughter

3:18 PM, Nov 17, 2015

In remarks today in Paris, France, Secretary of State John Kerry justified the terror attack earlier this year that targeted the magazine Charlie Hebdo in January. This latest attack, by contrast, was different, said Kerry. 

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BHL: 'So It's War'

2:15 PM, Nov 17, 2015

Bernard-Henri Lévy has written an intelligent and forceful, if somewhat grandiloquent, piece on Paris and its implications. Highlights:

So it’s war.

A new kind of war. A war with and without borders, with and without states, a war doubly new because it blends the non-territorial model of al-Qaeda with the old territorial paradigm to which Islamic State has returned.

But a war all the same.

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After 9/11, Hillary Didn’t Rule Out Profiling as Security-Enhancing Measure

8:08 PM, Nov 16, 2015

Speaking on ABC's This Week shortly after September 11, 2001, Hillary Clinton refused to rule out profiling as a security-enhancing measure to stop terrorism. 

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Christie Somber and Serious in Reaction to Paris Attacks

12:12 PM, Nov 16, 2015

Chris Christie reacted over the weekend to the terror attacks in Paris, France:

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Kristol on 'This Week' Roundtable

9:29 AM, Nov 16, 2015

Bill Kristol joined ABC's This Week yesterday to discuss the terror attacks in Paris:

Video: Kristol: 'If It Takes 50,000 Troops' to Destroy ISIS, 'Do It'

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Alabama Governor: Syrian Refugees Can't Come to Alabama

7:23 AM, Nov 16, 2015

Alabama governor Robert Bentley is refusing to allow Syrian refugees to relocate to Alabama. 

“After full consideration of this weekend’s attacks of terror on innocent citizens in Paris, I will oppose any attempt to relocate Syrian refugees to Alabama through the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program. As your Governor, I will not stand complicit to a policy that places the citizens of Alabama in harm’s way,” Governor Bentley says in a statement released by his office.

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Russian-Iranian-Syrian Axis: France Brought Terror on Itself

10:17 AM, Nov 15, 2015

Since the terrorist attacks in Paris Friday that killed more than 120 people and injured hundreds more, world leaders from President Barack Obama to newly elected Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau, and from U.K. prime minister David Cameron to German chancellor Angela Merkel, have expressed their solidarity with France. An exception is Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, who sees mass murder as an opportunity to say I told you so.

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Keep it Moving, No Islamists to See Here

12:18 PM, Nov 14, 2015

As a committed, long-standing Twitter detractor, I’ve exhaustively bashed the social networking site for all imaginable crimes, and even unimaginable ones.

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Steyn on Paris: 'The Barbarians Are Inside, And There Are No Gates'

8:14 AM, Nov 14, 2015

Here's the most compelling and powerful reaction I've read so far to the attacks in Paris, by Mark Steyn, "The Barbarians Are Inside, And There Are No Gates."

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Homeland: 'No Specific or Credible Threats' of Similar Attack in U.S.

9:42 PM, Nov 13, 2015

The Department of Homeland Security says there is no threat of a terrorist attack like the one in France happening immediately in America.

"The Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are closely monitoring events in Paris and we are in contact with our counterparts in the region. At this time, we know of no specific or credible threats of an attack on the U.S. homeland of the type that occurred in Paris tonight," DHS secretary Jeh Johnson says in a statement released to the press.

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Obama: Attack on All Humanity

6:40 PM, Nov 13, 2015

President Obama condemned tonight's terror attack in France in a statement he delivered from the White House:

"Good evening, everybody. I just want to make a few brief comments about the attacks across Paris tonight. Once again, we’ve seen an outrageous attempt to terrorize innocent civilians. This is an attack not just on Paris, it’s an attack not just on the people of France, but this is an attack on all of humanity and the universal values that we share.

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Britain's New Jihadist Hero Released from Gitmo

7:24 AM, Oct 31, 2015

For years, the British government and a network of anti-Guantanamo activists have agitated for the release of Shaker Aamer. Now their wish was finally granted. Aamer has been released from Guantanamo. He is receiving a hero’s welcome in the UK, where much of the media has treated him as an innocent who was wrongly detained.

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Charlie Rose Sticks Up for Hillary in Interview With Rubio

7:32 AM, Oct 29, 2015

Charlie Rose defended Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in an interview this morning with Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio. Rose seemed after Rubio said Clinton lied about the Benghazi terror attack. 

Watch the exchange here:

"You called Hillary Clinton a liar, senator," said Rose. "You called Hillary Clinton a liar."

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DHS Chief: Don’t Call it 'Islamic Extremism' Because it Doesn’t Have Anything to Do With Islam

11:05 AM, Aug 02, 2015

Department of Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson says that the Islamic State wants to be viewed as Islamic, but they aren't. 

During an interview at the Aspen Security Forum, the interviewer asks if Johnson and DHS are missing the religious dimension of the terrorism we face by denying that it's inspired by Islam. "I couldn't disagree more," Johnson says.

Disagree with what?

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Obama Finally Orders Flags to Be Flown at Half Staff After Chattanooga Terror Attack

11:32 AM, Jul 21, 2015

President Obama is finally ordering the American flag to be flown at half staff after the Chattanooga terror attack last week. Four Marines and one Sailor were murdered in that attack. 

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Newly-Released Docs Show Iran's Deep Ties to Al Qaeda

4:46 PM, Mar 02, 2015

Steve Hayes and Tom Joscelyn joined Bret Baier over the weekend to discuss the newly released Osama bin Laden documents:

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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DHS Chief: 'Be Particularly Careful' If You Go to Mall of America

6:51 PM, Feb 22, 2015

Department of Homeland Security chief Jeh Johnson basically warned against going to the Mall of America today, after threats of a terror attack by al Shabaab. " I would say that, if anyone is planning to go to the Mall of America today, they have got to be particularly careful," said Johnson.

He made the comments this morning on CNN:

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Kerry: To Discourage Extremism, Good Government Must Provide Needs, Chance at a Better Life

12:03 PM, Feb 19, 2015

In conjunction with the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism, Secretary of State John Kerry has written an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal where he argues that when a government provides basic needs and a "chance at a better life," people are much less likely to "strap on an AK-47 or a suicide vest." The secretary says that the world must offer "concre

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Obama: 99.9% of Muslims Reject Radical Islam

10:45 AM, Feb 02, 2015

President Obama told CNN's Fareed Zakaria that 99.9 percent of Muslims reject radical Islam. He made the comments in response to a question about the White House avoiding using the phrase "Islamic terrorists."

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WH Won't Call Taliban a 'Terrorist Group'

2:59 PM, Jan 28, 2015

A White House spokesman refused to call the Taliban a "terrorist group," though he did admit ISIS is a terrorist organization:

The verbal jiujitsu from the White House was its way of arguing that the Bowe Bergdahl swap for members of the Taliban was okay since it didn't involve negotiating with a terrorist group.

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Kerry: Violent Extremism Is Not Islamic

'Obviously the biggest error that we could make would be to blame Muslims collectively for crimes not committed by Muslims alone.'
1:19 PM, Jan 23, 2015

Secretary of State John Kerry argued that, as the Associated Press phrased it, "violent extremism is not Islamic" in a speech to the World Economic Forum in Davos:

"Today we are witnessing more than a form of criminal anarchy. A nihilism which illegitimately claims an idealogical and religious foundation," said Kerry. 

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Panetta: We're In 'A Much More Dangerous Chapter' Of War On Terror

1:15 PM, Jan 18, 2015

President Obama's former defense secretary and former head of the CIA, Leon Panetta, said this morning on CNN that we've entered into "a much more dangerous chapter" of the war on terror:

“I don’t think there’s any question. I think what we’re seeing ... is a much more aggressive chapter and a much more dangerous chapter in terms of the war on terrorism,” Panetta told CNN's Fareed Zakaria.

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Ron Paul Institute: Charlie Hebdo Massacre, Like 9/11, Was a False Flag Operation

9:38 PM, Jan 14, 2015

An institute named for the father of possible presidential candidate Rand Paul has published a piece saying the Charlie Hebdo massacre, like 9/11, was a false flag operation. The claim comes in piece titled, "Charlie Hebdo Shootings: False Flag?," put online today at the Ron Paul Institute.

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FBI Breaks Up ISIS Terror Plot on U.S. Capitol

4:40 PM, Jan 14, 2015

The FBI claims it has broken up an ISIS terror plot on the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. ABC reports:

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Pentagon Labels YouTube/Twitter Hacking 'Cyber Vandalism'

7:01 AM, Jan 14, 2015

The Pentagon called the hacking of the Central Command's (CENTCOM) YouTube and Twitter accounts Monday "

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