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Officials: Syria strikes targeted al-Qaida operatives to derail plot

The U.S. took strikes Monday night against al-Qaida operatives in Syria, known as the Khorasan Group to disrupt a plot against the United States or Europe.

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 10:02am EDT

Tags: al-Qaida, syria, airstrikes,

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NATO to deploy Rapid Response Team in Eastern Europe

A new NATO Rapid Response Force will deploy in the Eastern Europe soon to ease growing anxiety in countries bordering Russia --and there's good reason for that, according to JJ Green, WTOP national security correspondent.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 03:22am EDT

Tags: Ukraine, NATO,

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ISIL establishes billion-dollar enterprise

Until this week, Kurdish forces were outgunned by the Islamic State fighters, variously referred to as ISIS and ISIL, they're battling near Erbil.

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 11:26am EDT

Tags: ISIL, ISIS, Iraq

Western countries struggling to keep tabs on terrorists

Every day, terrorists trained in Syria and Iraq travel freely back to their homes in Europe and the U.S., and counterterrorism officials can't keep up with all of them.

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 04:44am EDT

Tags: ISIL, Iraq, terrorism,

Putin warned about playing with fire

The downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 by the pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine has sparked concern that a long-standing partnership may soon escape Putin's control.

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 10:27am EDT

Tags: national security

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Commission releases updated list of post 9/11 concerns

Ten years ago Tuesday, the members of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States issued the 9/11 Commission Report, the official account of the horrific attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

Tuesday - 07/22/2014, 01:01pm EDT

Tags: 9/11 commission, 9/11, terrorism, DHS

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Safety of civil aviation threatened in conflict zones

The increase in the number of conflict zones across the world and the amount of weaponry in the hands of militants will continue to threaten aviation safety.

Monday - 07/21/2014, 05:02am EDT

Tags: Malaysian Airlines, Ukraine,

Five years in hell: The story of Prisoner No. 16

For five years Mohammed Cherif was imprisoned in an underground, 6-foot-by-4 1/2-foot earthen prison cell.

Thursday - 07/17/2014, 11:25am EDT

Tags: Western Sahara, Mohammed Cherif, Polisario Front

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Five years in hell: Behind the interview

In late January, after a marathon of meetings and hopscotching between various parts of Morocco, WTOP's National Security Correspondent J.J. Green flew down to Dakhla, Western Sahara.

Monday - 07/14/2014, 10:43am EDT

Tags: Mohammed Cherif, Polisario Front

Exclusive: NCIX says Chinese hackers 'getting faster and smarter'

The new National Counterintelligence Executive says the risk of hacking gets stronger every day.

Friday - 07/11/2014, 03:48am EDT

Tags: nsa, national security, cyber security,

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