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“Terrorism”

Aug 29, 2014 09:35 AM ET
ISIS, Al Qaeda, and other Jihadist groups seem to have variations on the same flag. What's the meaning behind the symbols and writing? Tara explains.
Aug 27, 2014 11:58 AM ET
Egypt and the UAE just bombed Libya, and the country has been in turmoil for several years now, as various factions vie for power. Tara examines the players and their roles in the struggle for control.
Aug 22, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Reporter James Foley's beheading in the Middle East was part of a long tradition of sending a gruesome message. Continue reading →
Jul 25, 2014 09:43 AM ET
We've all heard about the atrocities committed by groups such as Al Qaeda and ISIS, but other terror groups are in operation that may not be so well known to the general public.
Jul 16, 2014 09:45 AM ET
With Israel and the Palestinians on the brink of war, Tara Long examines the age-old conflict between the two. What are they fighting about?
Jul 16, 2014 09:40 AM ET
With the terror group ISIS making a bid to overrun Iraq, the U.S. is sending 300 "military advisors" into the country. What's their job and who are they?
Jul 16, 2014 09:22 AM ET
While the term "Jihad" in contemporary culture is often used within the context of terrorism, the word, to non-militant Muslims, means something vastly different. Tara explains.
Jul 16, 2014 09:23 AM ET
No doubt you're hearing the term "ISIS" all over the news each day. While clearly it's a terrorist organization, things get more complicated, and frightening, once you know more about them better. Tara has the details on ISIS in this DNews Explainer.
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