The arrest of Christopher Paul Hasson is a symptom of a shift in thinking inside the law enforcement community — that the most dangerous terror threats to the U.S. are extremists living here.
A new study has been published that explains some of the factors that contribute to the radicalization of young boys and girls by terrorist groups.
An international conference on the future of NATO, attended by many of the world’s leaders, was packed with hidden intrigue and drama, WTOP’s J.J. Green reports from Munich, Germany. Here are the highlights from the Munich Security Conference.
The U.S.-led military coalition battling ISIS in Syria launched a strike on a mosque this week in the Middle Euphrates River Valley. Professor Dean Alexander of Western Illinois University explains why that happened in this week’s edition of The Hunt.
A North American Aerospace Defense Command defense exercise is scheduled for Wednesday in the D.C. area. Operation Noble Eagle is expected to take place between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.
For decades, the U.S. has been a target for hostile foreign intelligence agencies in Russia and China. But now, officials are concerned that those adversaries are joining forces to chip away at American global dominance.
On this week’s edition of “The Hunt” with WTOP national security correspondent J.J. Green, a senior adviser to the Counter Extremism Project discusses issues the U.S. will face when people convicted of terrorism get out of prison.
On this week’s edition of The Hunt with WTOP National Security Correspondent J.J. Green, Nick Rasmussen, former director of the National Counter Terrorism Center said the status of ISIS is very clear.
Five Americans were recently killed in terror attacks in Syria and Kenya. And in this week’s edition of The Hunt with WTOP national security correspondent J.J. Green, one expert says complacency, online radicalization and tech companies are a big part of the problem.
Four Americans, two US troops and two contractors, were killed in Syria Wednesday after an ISIS suicide attack in the city of Manbij. On this week’s edition of The Hunt with WTOP’s National Security Correspondent J.J. Green, Ken Pollack, resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute says, there are many unknowns in this situation.
Paul Whelan’s twin brother recounts how he found out the Michigan man was being detained in Russia, accused of espionage — and intelligence experts weigh in on why he might have been targeted.
In this week’s episode of The Hunt, Nikita Malik, director of the Henry Jackson Society’s Center on Radicalization and Terrorism, tells WTOP national security correspondent J.J. Green that there are a couple of places with significant threats.
Caught in a seemingly unending stream of ongoing spy scandals with the Kremlin — and a swell of Chinese espionage cases — the FBI appears to be facing its stiffest counterintelligence challenges in decades.
Is a new wave of terror about to start in Europe? In this week’s episode of “The Hunt” with WTOP’s J.J. Green talks to Nikita Malik, Director of the Centre on Radicalization and Terrorism at the London-based Henry Jackson Society.
On this week’s edition of “The Hunt” with WTOP National Security correspondent JJ Green, the former CIA chief of staff says domestic terrorism will likely increase.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.