NEWS & ANALYSIS

Chertoff Lays Out DHS Budget Requests

The Department of Homeland Security's 2009 budget requests include increased security funding for border patrol, ports, critical infrastructure, and other initiatives.

Twin Suicide Bombers, Female and Mentally Imparied, Kill Scores in Two Baghdad Markets

Officials say militants remotely detonated the women's explosive vests.

Top Al Qaeda Leader Killed

One of the world's most wanted terrorists reported killed in missile strike.

New Tool Encrypts Jihadist Communications

The "Mujahedeen Secrets" encryption tool will help jihadists secure their online communications from spying, says a security firm.

UK: Brown Government Unveils New Terrorism Law

Brown seeks to increase the precharge detention of suspected terrorists from 28 days to 42 days.

U.N. to Investigate Security at its Global Compounds

The U.N. will review its security protocols after the suicide bombings that rocked the U.N.'s headquarters in Algeria's capital.

Padilla Sentenced to 17 Years and 4 Months in Prison

The government had hoped for a maximum sentence of life in prison.

Military Laptop May Have Been Stolen by Terrorists

British officials fear the information on the laptop may put Muslims interested in the armed forces at risk of terrorist attack.

The Jihadist Myspace

Terrorists have harnessed the power of online social networking to produce more and more grist for the jihadist mill.

Former Lawmaker Charged in Terrorism Case

A former U.S. Congressman was indicted Wednesday as part of a terrorist financing ring.
 




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