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How an accountant with a fondness for poetry became head of Al-Shabaab, one of world's most-wanted terrorists

September 30, 2013

After assassinating several rivals in Al-Shabab this year, Ahmed Abdi Godane has emerged as undisputed leader of an organization that had lost support, funds and the little legitimacy it had enjoyed among clans in Somalia. Now, with the Nairobi mall massacre, he is sending the world and his supporters a message: This is what my leadership will look like.

Ahmed Abdi Godanel Al-Shabab's Osama Bin Laden

September 30, 2013

Two days before gunmen launched their deadly raid on the upscale Westgate Shopping Mall in Nairobi, killing at least 68 and wounding nearly 200, the Al-Shabab leader who dispatched them was denounced by a prominent member of the Somali-based militant group as too ruthless and power hungry—even for him.

Navy Yard Rampage: Did Authorities Ignore Red Flags? (VIDEO)

September 18, 2013

Michael Balboni, Senior Fellow at the Homeland Security Policy Institute, is asked why the Navy Yard shooter was still able to keep his security clearance.

DHS at the end of the Napolitano era (AUDIO)

September 09, 2013

Frank J. Cilluffo, director of the Homeland Security Policy Institute, comments on the end of the Janet Napolitano era at the Department of Homeland Security. Audio.

Terror Threat: Analysis (VIDEO)

September 07, 2013

Frank J. Cilluffo, director of the Homeland Security Policy Institute, is interviewed about the threat still posed by Al Qaeda. Video.

US Military Evacuates Embassy Personnel from Yemen

September 06, 2013

The U.S. military evacuated nonessential U.S. government personnel from Yemen on Tuesday due to the high threat of attack by al-Qaida that has triggered temporary shutdowns of 19 American diplomatic posts across the Middle East and Africa. The State Department said in a travel warning that it had ordered the evacuation “due to the continued potential for terrorist attacks."

Al-Qaeda in Yemen proves to be tenacious enemy

September 06, 2013

The U.S. has pummeled terror leaders in Yemen with targeted drone strikes and relaunched efforts to send military aid to the struggling nation, but the Yemen-based al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula has proven to be a tenacious enemy.

Federal News Countdown: Surveillance and a Dire Budget Outlook (AUDIO)

September 06, 2013

Ron Marks, senior fellow of the Homeland Security Policy Institute, is interviewed about the threat of the Syrian Electronic Army. Audio.

Global Threat: Interview (VIDEO)

September 05, 2013

Frank J. Cilluffo, director of the Homeland Security Policy Institute, is inerviewed about recent terror threats from Al Qaeda. Video.

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