Quotes of the Day

Al-Qaeda linked al-Shabab recruits walk down a street on March 5, 2012 in the Deniile district of the Somalian capital, Mogadishu, following their graduation.
Monday, Apr. 30, 2012

Open quoteIt's wishful thinking to say al-Qaeda is on the brink of defeat. Close quote

  • a Rand analyst and adviser to U.S. special-operations forces, speaking on the anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden
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