Prof. Yonah Alexander, PhD, heads the Potomac Institute's International Center for Terrorism Studies.  In a recent op-ed  co-authored with Dr. Milton Hoenig for the Jerusalem Post, he warns that Al Qa'ida remains determined to carry out attacks against the West, and is highly motivated to avenge the death of Usama bin Laden.  Moreover, the authors write, the terrorist group continues to pursue weapons of mass destruction and could aspire to strike with a nuclear device, perhaps as a follow-up to the 9/11 attacks of ten years ago.  "The sights are definitely on something big," they write. Click here to read the article in full.  


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