From Christopher Dickey, the author of "Securing the City: Inside America's Best Counterterror Force -- the NYPD," this site provides updates and footnotes on espionage, terrorism, fanaticism, policing and counterinsurgency linked to Dickey's columns for Newsweek & The Daily Beast and his other writings; also, occasional dialogues, diatribes, and contributions from friends.
Saturday, January 26, 2013
Abdullah of Jordan, Ehud Barak of Israel and other snippets from Davos
Jordan's King Abdullah: "The New Taliban Are In Syria"
by Christopher Dickey Jan 25, 2013 11:59 AM EST
Speaking at the World Economic Forum summit in Davos, King Abdullah warned of Al Qaeda's presence in Syria and said that it could take years for peace to return to the war-torn country.
Ehud Barak at Davos: U.S. Could Strike Iran to Block Nuclear Progress
by The Daily Beast Jan 25, 2013 11:23 AM EST
If sanctions fail to halt Tehran's nuclear weapons development, the Pentagon has plans for a 'surgical operation' to end the threat, the Israeli defense minister told The Daily Beast in a wide-ranging interview at Davos.
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