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20th November 2015 – FDD Press

Monumental Fight: Countering the Islamic State’s Antiquities Trafficking

Yaya J. Fanusie

In the four and a half years since the Syrian civil war began, the terrorist group known as Islamic State (IS) has become one of the most destabilizing actors in the Middle East. more...

Analysis & Commentary

25th November 2015 – Quoted by Ron Kampeas - The Times of Israel

In Fight for Syrian Refugees, US Groups Recall Jews’ Flight From Europe

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

American Jewish organizations don’t see the Syrian refugees as a threat; they see them as a reminder. more...

25th November 2015 – The Washington Times

Memo to Presidential Campaign Advisers

Clifford D. May

This memorandum is addressed to the brave souls advising presidential candidates. As you know, the recent terrorist attacks in France – and in Mali, Nigeria, Cameroon, Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey and Israel – have altered the political landscape. With less than a year to go before the election, the landscape may stay altered even if there are no more attacks – and that seems unlikely. more...

25th November 2015 – Quoted by Natasha Bertrand - Business Insider

Russia on Downing of Jet by Turkey: ‘We Have Serious Doubts It Was an Accident’

Boris Zilberman

In a press call on Wednesday morning, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told reporters that Turkey's decision to shoot down a Russian warplane on Tuesday seemed like a "planned provocation." more...

24th November 2015 – FOX News

Happening Now

Clifford D. May

FDD President Cliff May discusses the Paris attacks and implications of presidential elections. more...