The Washington Post

Extremists marked the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks with propaganda and cake.

Extremists are using Twitter and Facebook to discuss how better to spread their message.

One theory holds that Zawahiri is attempting to reassert control over a network that's pulling at the seams.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Aug 6, 2013
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Who counts as al-Qaeda?

  • Max Fisher
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  • Feb 25, 2013
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Charting the terrorist group's rising and ebbing relationships across Africa, the Middle East and Asia.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Feb 4, 2013
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Potential communication between al-Qaeda's leaders and the rebels could deepen fears about Syria after Assad.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Feb 4, 2013
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Analysts are navigating a dense web of overlapping and sometimes contradictory questions, mysteries, and datapoints.

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  • Algeria
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  • Jan 22, 2013
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A revealing domestic debate about whether or not the Benghazi attackers qualify as members of the group.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Oct 16, 2012
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