Erick Stakelbeck is a sought after authority on Middle East and national security-related issues with extensive experience in television, radio, print and digital media. A 2013 Jerusalem Post profile stated that, “Within Evangelical Christian circles, Stakelbeck is considered by many to be the leading authority” on the issues of terrorism, radical Islam and the Middle East.
Since 2005, Stakelbeck has been a correspondent, host and analyst for CBN News, where his reports and commentary are seen by over 1 million daily viewers in the United States alone. He covers U.S. national security, the Middle East, Israel-related issues and the growth of radical Islam at home and abroad for the network’s Washington, D.C., bureau. Stakelbeck has interviewed numerous lawmakers and world leaders as well as Islamic terrorists.
He’s host of the weekly CBN program, The Watchman with Erick Stakelbeck, which is seen on Direct TV and the Dish Network as well as regional markets throughout the United States and in Great Britain, Spain, and Hungary.
Stakelbeck’s first book, The Terrorist Next Door: How the Government is Deceiving You About the Islamist Threat was released in 2011 by Regnery Publishing to major acclaim.
His second bestselling book was released by Regnery in July 2013 and is titled The Brotherhood: America’s Next Great Enemy. It warns about the rise of the Muslim Brotherhood and the global Islamist movement.
Stakelbeck is a regular contributor to Glenn Beck’s The Blaze TV, guest hosting the Glenn Beck Program and providing in-studio analysis and investigative reports.
Stakelbeck has made hundreds of appearances as a commentator on leading national television and radio programs and is a regular guest on Fox News. His appearances include: The O’Reilly Factor, Hannity, Your World with Neil Cavuto, Fox and Friends, Justice with Judge Jeanine, Huckabee, America’s Newsroom, America Live with Megyn Kelly, CNN Newsroom, The Savage Nation, BBC, Al Hurra and many others.
From 2003 to 2005, Stakelbeck worked as a senior writer and analyst at the Investigative Project on Terrorism, a counterterrorism think tank founded by terrorism expert Steven Emerson. His articles on Islamic extremism, global terrorism and national security appeared in the Wall Street Journal Europe, Weekly Standard, Washington Times, New York Post, Jerusalem Post, and National Review Online, among other publications.
Stakelbeck regularly delivers addresses at major public forums, including events for Christians United for Israel (CUFI), ACT for America, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the American-Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), the Israel Allies Foundation (IAF), the Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs (JINSA), the Values Voter Summit and the Faith and Freedom Coalition, among others, on terrorism and Middle East-related issues.
Stakelbeck was formerly a regular contributor to both David Horowitz's Frontpage Magazine.com and Michelle Malkin’s HotAir.com, two leading conservative websites.
Stakelbeck is a graduate of Holy Family University in Philadelphia. His blog, The Watchman with Erick Stakelbeck, can be found on CBNNews.com. He lives outside Washington, D.C. with his wife and two daughters.
Tuesday, January 05, 2016
While ISIS's self-styled caliphate in Iraq and Syria has been the main focus of the West's military operations, the Islamic State's Libyan branch is making major noise right at Europe's doorstep.
Friday, December 18, 2015
It was an announcement that many of us have been waiting to hear: a coalition of Muslim nations has been formed to fight Islamic terrorism. It sounds great, but there are serious problems right off the bat with this new alliance.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
ISIS is spreading its tentacles worldwide. The threat reached into America recently when two ISIS supporters slaughtered 14 people in San Bernardino, California – and there could be more to come.
Wednesday, November 04, 2015
It's a nightmare scenario: A military powerhouse with a huge nuclear arsenal, aligning itself with Islamic terrorists hostile to the U.S. and Israel. That's the situation in Syria, as Russia coordinates with Iran to prop up the Assad regime.
Monday, November 02, 2015
While enemies of Israel may be on the move, so are its friends. Thousands turned out in force deep in the heart of Texas to stand with the Jewish people. And according to Pastor John Hagee, the stakes couldn't be higher.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Pastor John Hagee believes the current series of four blood moons is a divine sign something major is about to happen involving Israel -- with Iran's drive towards a nuclear weapon being a possible trigger.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
The Mideast faces a new threat pitting Iran against ISIS. While they hate each other, the two terror kingpins share common enemies. That means major implications for America and its allies in the region.
Friday, August 07, 2015
Iraq is considered one of the most dangerous countries in the world for Christians.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
ISIS has made no secret of its desire to attack America and it's putting foot soldiers in place to make that dark vision a reality. The recent incident in Texas may have been a sign of things to come.
Friday, May 08, 2015
Sister Hatune Dogan has been on the ground and witnessed the devastation of ancient Christian communities. She's listened to survivors tell how Christians and Yazidi women are being sold into sex slavery.
Wednesday, March 04, 2015
In his new book, CBN's Erick Stakelbeck describes how ISIS is calling on its legions of followers in the West to rise up and conduct attacks, turning the United States and Europe into a war zone.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
ISIS is not the only radical regime making big moves in the Middle East. Iran is expanding its influence while building a nuclear program. Yemen is an important part of Tehran's strategy.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Which city is America's biggest hotbed for terrorists? If you're thinking New York or Los Angeles, you'd be mistaken.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Why would a woman leave her home and family to join the Islamic State?
Monday, October 27, 2014
Islamic State has engaged in a reign of terror across the Middle East, raping, pillaging, and beheading its way to a new caliphate.
Friday, October 10, 2014
Qatar is part of the U.S.-led coalition airstrikes against ISIS. But as Erick Stakelbeck reports, the oil-rich nation is being accused of backing some of the same terrorist groups U.S. forces are attacking in Syria.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
ISIS is on the march in the Mideast, Iran is developing nukes, and Russia is sizing up Ukraine. In this increasingly chaotic world, can America outmaneuver its enemies by talking to them?
Monday, August 04, 2014
Sept. 11 marked a major turning point for the U.S. Now 13 years later the Islamist threat continues to grow. CBN News takes a look at jihadists' plans for America.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Thursday, April 17, 2014
The Palestinian Authority regularly glorifies terrorists who kill Israelis. Nevertheless, U.S. taxes help pay salaries of these convicted Palestinian terrorists.
The world wants Israel to give Judea and Samaria to the Palestinians in a peace deal. But Israel's economic minister says it's crucial that never happens.
Thursday, April 03, 2014
The U.S. has long viewed Turkey as an ally and force for moderation in the Muslim world. But recently, the republic has moved in a radically different direction.
Tuesday, March 04, 2014
Ambassador Ron Dermer, Israel's newest voice in Washington, warns Iran's nuclear program is not just a problem for Israel, but for America as well.
Monday, February 10, 2014
These days Israel is in the crosshairs like never before. Pastor John Hagee warns something big is about to happen involving the Jewish state -- and the signs are in the sky.
Thursday, February 06, 2014
These games are a massive stage for President Vladimir Putin to project Russia's strength to the world, and he has vowed to crack down hard on any threats.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
On this week's edition of The Watchman, we take a look back at some of the major events that shaped 2013.
Monday, December 16, 2013
In Egypt, the so called Arab Spring has given way to a violent winter.
Monday, December 09, 2013
Egypt's labeled the Muslim Brotherhood terrorists, banning its activities. But in the U.S., its supporters hold influential positions in the Obama administration.
Monday, August 26, 2013
The Muslim Brotherhood appears on the ropes in Egypt, but in the United States one American-Islamic group linked to the Brotherhood continues to thrive.
Thursday, July 25, 2013
Speaking at this year's Christians United for Israel summit, Israel's prime minister warned that Israel isn't the only target of Iran's nuclear weapons.
Friday, July 12, 2013
The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt is on its heels after the recent military coup. But the group is still active worldwide, including in the United States and Europe.
Monday, July 08, 2013
The Muslim Brotherhood is a powerful force throughout the Islamic world. Now it's turned its attention to U.S. communities ripe for its radical agenda.
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Palestinians still refuse to recognize Israel's right to exist as a Jewish state. They also want their land and are using creative new methods to try and take it.
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
U.S. authorities are still piecing together how the two brothers behind April's Boston Marathon bombing became Islamic terrorists.
Friday, March 15, 2013
Terrorism experts warn al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, or AQIM, poses a growing danger to Africa and beyond.
Friday, March 01, 2013
Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has seized absolute power over his country yet Washington continues to send him support and praise him publicly as a moderate.
Monday, February 11, 2013
Israelis in Judea and Samaria have been branded as the main obstacle to Mideast peace. But the region plays a crucial part in Israel's security and biblical heritage.
Friday, December 21, 2012
In Great Britain, the spread of mega mosques has long been controversial. One man, known as the 'Mosquebuster,' wants to reverse the trend.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Stoning for adultery. Amputations for theft. Death for apostates.This is life under Sharia law and it's alive and well in, of all places, Great Britain.
Thursday, November 01, 2012
A suspect in the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi is in custody in Tunisia.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
CBN News recently spoke with a risng star in Israeli politics who had some tough words for the Obama administration.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
There was a time when the Turkish-led Ottoman Empire ruled over a large chunk of Europe. Now some believe the Turks want to bring back those old glory days.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Anti-Semitism is once again on the rise in Europe and as CBN found recently in Brussels, much of it is driven by a growing Muslim population.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Tariq Ramadan's grandfather founded the Muslim Brotherhood. While he denies ties to the group, he also claims there's "nothing in his heritage" he rejects.
Thursday, August 30, 2012
From Nazism to communism, Germany has seen its share of radical ideologies over the years. Now the nation faces a new threat: Salafism.
Thursday, August 09, 2012
Leading Islamist Anjem Choudary has been called the face of Islam in the United Kingdom. Now he's warning Islam will soon dominate America and the world.
Tuesday, August 07, 2012
The Brotherhood has been active in the West for decades. CBN News traveled to Europe to discover how the group got here and what it has planned.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Olympics organizers have said the games will be a "symphony of inspiration.' But for Islamic radicals, they're providing inspiration of a different sort.
Wednesday, June 06, 2012
Pro-Israel leaders met in Washington, D.C., to discuss ways to pressure the United States to recognize Jerusalem as the undivided capital of the Jewish State.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
From 9/11 to the Time Square bomber, terrorists have repeatedly targeted New York City. Now Iran is reportedly taking aim.
Wednesday, May 09, 2012
Dutch politician Geert Wilders warns that Islam and its teachings are a problem - not only for Europe but for America as well.
Wednesday, May 02, 2012
Public schools have historically taught that communism and other totalitarian ideologies should be opposed. But in the case of jihad, the're taking a different course.
Friday, April 20, 2012
CBN News has obtained a document showing that the very foundation of the group known as Media Matters for America is built on anti-Christian bias.
Friday, April 13, 2012
The U.S. government refuses to use terms like "jihadists" to describe terrorists. It's a mindset that could prove catastrophic in the battle against terrorism.
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Christians are suffering major persecution throughout the Mideast and North Africa. But there is one place left in the region where they don't have to fear: Israel.
Thursday, March 22, 2012
Iran's view of Jews as sub-human sounds a lot like Adolf Hitler and the Nazis. But according to author Andrew Bostom, it goes back much further.
Friday, March 02, 2012
Dictators are falling and Islamists are filling the gap across the Mideast. Now they're eyeing Saudis, and it could send shock waves through the U.S.
Friday, March 02, 2012
A Pennsylvania judge is defending his dismissing charges against a Muslim who attacked a man for mocking Islam's Mohammed, insisting his is not a "Sharia court."
Thursday, March 01, 2012
The Muslim Brotherhood's allies are exercising their influence in the U.S., targeting anyone who criticizes Islamic extremism.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Egyptian dissident Majed El Shafie told CBN News the Obama administration has miscalculated the Muslim Brotherhood's true intentions.
Thursday, February 02, 2012
Over the years, Palestinian terrorists have slaughtered countless Israelis -- and injured dozens of Americans in the process. Now U.S. victims are seeking justice.
Thursday, January 12, 2012
For Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi, the rise of Islamic governments across the Mideast means a giant step towards his vision of a united Islamic super-state.
Thursday, December 22, 2011
Pro-Israel Hispanics are set to become a valuable friend to the Jewish state at a crucial time in its history.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Iran's leaders warn once they're done with Israel, they're coming for the U.S. They're already in the Western hemisphere laying the groundwork.
Thursday, December 08, 2011
Like Iran, Hezbollah is committed to the U.S.'s demise. Now the two are spreading their tentacles across Latin America and could go operational at any moment.
Tuesday, December 06, 2011
No matter how much the world leaders stand against a nuclear Iran, evidence shows the Iranians are closer than ever before to acquiring the bomb.
Thursday, November 17, 2011
If Iran acquires a nuclear bomb, they might soon be able to cripple their "Great Satan" through an electromagnetic pulse -- or EMP -- attack off America’s coastline.
Tuesday, November 08, 2011
A Texas Muslim activist, Mohammed Elibiary, stands accused of leaking sensitive documents to the media to spread charges of "Islamophobia."
Friday, October 28, 2011
Recent successes have made the U.S. optimistic on the war on terror. Al Qaeda may be weakening, but jihad against the U.S. is strengthening - at home and abroad.
Monday, October 17, 2011
For decades, Iran has pledged to destroy the United States, or the "Great Satan" as leaders call it. But is America responding properly to this threat?
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
The Muslim Brotherhood is becoming mainstream. One terror expert told CBN News that the terror group has even infiltrated the halls of power in Washington, D.C.
Monday, September 12, 2011
CBN News recently spoke with one former Muslim who is looking to change the West's misperceptions of Islam by revealing the politically incorrect truth about the Koran.
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
Iran's president has said his country's nuclear program is 'a train with no brakes.' So what would a nuclear-armed Iran mean for the Middle East and the world?
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
After tracking down Islamists like bin Laden and an al Zawahiri for their role in 9/11, the government's now set its sights on a new suspect - Iran.
Thursday, July 21, 2011
From U.N. declarations to Mideast revolutions and Iranian nukes, the threats against Israel appear to grow with each passing year.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Residents of one Brooklyn neighborhood fear another mega-mosque project could be inviting the Muslim Brotherhood into their community.
Thursday, June 23, 2011
The so-called "Arab Spring" spreading through the Middle East could have unintended consequences that some fear the U.S. is ill prepared for.
Wednesday, June 08, 2011
The biggest terrorist threat to the United States may not come from Iran or Afghanistan -- but from al Qaeda in Yemen.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Fetullah Gülen has been called the world's top public intellectual and the face of moderate Islam. Yet others have branded him a wolf in sheep's clothing.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Despite the death of Osama bin Laden, the Islamic terrorist threat against America is far from over.
Friday, April 29, 2011
Many decried the recent congressional hearings on Islamic radicalism. Yet Erick Stakelbeck notes U.S.-born Muslims are behind a growing number of terror plots.
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
The recent exposure by CBN News of an Iranian propaganda film has caused friction within the Islamic Republic.
Tuesday, April 05, 2011
On this week's encore edition of Stakelbeck on Terror, Israeli Vice Prime Minister Moshe Ya'alon sits down for a wide-ranging interview.
Monday, March 28, 2011
New evidence has emerged that the Iranian government sees the current unrest in the Middle East as a signal that the Mahdi--or Islamic messiah--is about to appear.
Thursday, March 24, 2011
For the past several months, three officials from the terror group have also set up shop at the International Red Cross office in East Jerusalem.
Friday, March 18, 2011
The Muslim Students Association is one of the largest Islamic organizations in America. Yet some terror experts are saying the group a recruiting tool for jihad.
Tuesday, March 01, 2011
Retired Army Lt. Col Allen West is taking the Capitol by storm with his "take-no-prisoners" approach and strong distaste for political correctness.
Thursday, February 17, 2011
Congress is expected to hold hearings on the growing number of Muslims in the U.S. becoming radicalized -- and many Americans support the investigation.
Friday, February 11, 2011
Former FBI agent John Guandolo told CBN News that the United States must become more aware of the Muslim Brotherhood's growing influence.
Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Many analysts believe that the radical organization known as the Muslim Brotherhood will gain great influence with a change of government in Egypt.
Friday, January 21, 2011
Now that southern Sudan is set to become an independent nation, Sudanese Dictator Omar al-Bashir is once again rallying his troops.
Monday, January 17, 2011
The new Congress takes office this week and one of its top priorities is dealing with federal spending.
Friday, December 17, 2010
A former CIA spy who was planted inside Iran's Revolutionary Guards tells CBN News what Iran's leaders really have planned for Israel and the West.
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
From al Qaeda to Iran, Islamic terrorists are on the march in the Mideast. There's another movement in the region that could be just as important.
Monday, December 06, 2010
America's top diplomat in Great Britain is coming under fire for visiting a London mosque with terrorist ties.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010
CBN News has exclusive footage showing Al Qaeda recruits training in camps in the desert areas of Algeria, Mali, Niger and Mauritania.
Monday, November 01, 2010
Investigators are saying it could be days or even weeks before they know if last week's al Qaeda bomb plot using cargo shipments from Yemen has been fully contained.
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Lawmakers are now putting pressure on the Pennsylvania college over its employment of a Holocaust-denying professor.
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
The storm has caused everything from blizzards to hurricane-force winds. There have been at least 24 tornadoes -- slamming the nation's midsection.
Monday, October 25, 2010
Powerful cartels have made a fortune in the drug trade along the U.S.-Mexico border. Now, rogue dictators and Islamic terrorist groups are following their example.
Monday, October 18, 2010
A professor of English at Lincoln University in Pennsylvania called for Israel's destruction at a recent rally of in Washington, D.C. marking "Al Quds Day."
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
U.S. officials fear that al Qaeda's new magazine will reach a large audience of American jihadists through the Internet.
Thursday, September 23, 2010
A group of pro-Israel leaders are pressing the U.N. to indict Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadenijad for incitement to genocide over his frequent calls for Israel's destruction.
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
The unpopular law has become a burden for Democrats seeking reelection -- and Republicans want to repeal it.
Thursday, September 16, 2010
Israel could use a few friends on the world stage and Jose Maria Aznar -- the president of Spain from 1996 to 2004 -- has answered the call.
Wednesday, September 08, 2010
Burning Korans and criticizing religions is still protected speech in America. However, in Europe, speaking out against Islam can lead to a jail sentence.
Saturday, August 21, 2010
Iran has once again flexed its military muscle, debuting a new unmanned aircraft over the weekend as it also prepares to launch its first nuclear power plant.
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
The proposed mega-mosque near Ground Zero has sparked outrage among many Americans. But far from Manhatten, there is another mosque firestorm brewing.
Monday, August 09, 2010
As backlash continues over the recent decision to build a mosque near New York's Ground Zero, farther south in Tennessee, a similar debate is brewing.
Tuesday, August 03, 2010
President Obama's top counterterrorism advisor created a stir recently when he talked of building up the "more moderate elements" of the terrorist group Hezbollah.
Friday, July 23, 2010
U.S. Christians have become Israel's staunchest ally. That support was on full display as Christians and Jews gathered for the annual CUFI summit in D.C.
Thursday, July 08, 2010
Al Qaeda has released a magazine aimed at English-speaking jihadists that includes dozens of pages of photos and text promoting violent attacks against the West.
Thursday, July 08, 2010
For most Americans, July is a time to celebrate their country's freedom and independence. But one radical Islamic group will do the opposite.
Wednesday, July 07, 2010
The northeastern U.S. is still suffering through some of the hottest weather in a decade.
Tuesday, July 06, 2010
Despite talk of tension and a possible rift, both leaders say their countries have an 'unbreakable' bond.
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
The Obama administration is being criticized by Republicans on Capitol Hill over its strategy to fight the war on terror.
Tuesday, June 29, 2010
Israeli Deputy Prime Minister Moshe "Bogie" Ya'alon received three lengthy standing ovations during an appearance at the 2010 Epicenter Conference.
Thursday, June 24, 2010
Mosab Hassan Yousef thought he had found a safe haven in the U.S., but now the man known as the "Son of Hamas" is facing deportation.
Wednesday, June 02, 2010
Believed the world's most influential terrorist, al Qaeda cleric Anwar al-Awlaki is now making his presence felt just minutes from the nation's capital.
Thursday, May 20, 2010
Pakistan has banned Facebook because of a user-based group on the site encouraging members to draw pictures of Islam's prophet, Mohammad.
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
The Iranian government is using an international police agency to track down dissidents in other countries, including those in the U.S.
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
With government spending on the rise, some Republicans have warned that the growing expenses could leave America in a similar predicament to Greece.
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
The latest Times Square plot proves that the Taliban's Pakistani branch is now looking to follow through on a threat it has been making for years -- to attack the United States.
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
From the looming threat of a nuclear Iran to tensions with the Obama administration, Israel is facing difficult times.
Wednesday, May 05, 2010
Morocco is one of the most tolerant Arab Muslim nations. But the U.S. ally raised concerns when it deported dozens of Christian missionaries.
Friday, April 23, 2010
The growing phenomenon may soon spread beyond the Middle East to the rest of the world.
Thursday, April 22, 2010
France and Belgium are seeking to ban Islamic veils that cover the face and lawmakers say the move will help preserve European culture.
Monday, April 12, 2010
While summit leaders are hoping to stop nuclear terrorism, groups like al Qaeda have other ideas.
Monday, April 05, 2010
The Turks are exercising their influence through immigration and mosque building in Vienna and other Austrian cities and towns.
Wednesday, March 31, 2010
The possibility of the Islamic regime wielding nuclear weapons has long kept U.S. officials up at night. Now their nightmare is becoming all too real.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Israel's prime minister assured AIPAC conference attendees that Jerusalem neighborhoods would remain Jewish in any peace settlement.
Monday, March 22, 2010
Austria has seen a large influx of Turkish Muslims in recent years and this growing influence isn't just limited to big cities.
Monday, March 15, 2010
During the past 65 years, the UN has issued more declarations against Israel than all other member nations combined.
Monday, March 08, 2010
Al Qaeda is obsessed with destroying the U.S. And according to one former colleague of Osama bin Laden, they don't care how many innocents are killed.
Monday, March 01, 2010
A leading Muslim radical says Islamic teachings are what shaped his pro-jihad message.
Wednesday, February 17, 2010
One year after passing a massive economic stimulus plan, President Barack Obama credited the move for staving off another Great Depression.
Monday, February 08, 2010
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
CBN News went to London for exclusive interviews with a number of leading Islamic radicals who live there with the full knowledge of the British government.
After months of promoting an unpopular health care plan, the president is expected to focus on the economy and jobs in his State of the Union address.
Friday, January 22, 2010
Petraeus appeared at the Institute for the Study of War in Washington, Friday, where he fielded questions about al Qaeda's growth in Yemen.
Friday, January 08, 2010
The Nigerian man suspected of trying to bring down a Detroit-bound flight plead not guilty before a federal judge Friday.
Wednesday, January 06, 2010
Critics say the U.S. intelligence community is enlisting some dangerous help in its efforts to battle Islamic jihadists.
Monday, January 04, 2010
Islamic jihadists have never been more active in their attempts to attack the U.S. than in 2009 and without action, they will continue in 2010.
Monday, December 21, 2009
The controversy began after radical Muslim Louay Safi was invited to lecture at Fort Hood shortly after last month's shooting rampage.
Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Iran once again thumbed its nose at the West on Wednesday, testing an upgraded long-range missile that can reach as far as southeastern Europe.
Monday, December 07, 2009
A top official of the Islamic Society of North America, an organization with alleged ties to radical Islamic groups, lectured to U.S. soldiers before their deployment.
Thursday, December 03, 2009
Controversial battlefield restrictions may be making the fight even tougher for U.S. forces in Afghanistan.
Thursday, November 12, 2009
Much like a corporation, Al Qaeda maintains regional franchises around the world. One of the terror group's most active branches is based in North Africa.
Wednesday, November 11, 2009
What did government agencies know about Nidal Malik Hasan, and when did they know it? And how deep were Hasan's jihadist connections overseas?
Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Serbia today has a peaceful, democratic government that is looking to strengthen its relationship with the United States.
Monday, November 02, 2009
Top al Qaeda leaders are saying that if they get their hands on Pakistan's nuclear weapons, they'll use them - a threat that
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Top al Qaeda leaders are saying that if they get their hands on Pakistan's nuclear weapons, they'll use them.
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Two Chicago Muslim men have been arrested and charged with plotting terrorist attacks overseas. The arrests are the latest sign of a growing trend in the country.
Thursday, October 15, 2009
President Barack Obama is sending a $7.5 billion relief package to Pakistan after signing a bill granting the funds Thursday.
Wednesday, October 14, 2009
The Council on American-Islamic relations, or CAIR, has long been accused of having ties to terrorists. Now the group may be facing its most serious charges yet.
Monday, October 12, 2009
While President Obama considers whether to send more troops to Afghanistan, the situation next door in Pakistan continues to deteriorate.
Monday, September 28, 2009
Muslim leaders held a highly-anticipated prayer rally in Washington, D.C., Friday, but the attendance was far below expectations.
Thursday, September 24, 2009
Both President Barack Obama and Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad spoke to the United Nations on Wednesday. But they got very different responses.
Monday, September 21, 2009
Federal officials issued a warning Tuesday to mass transit stations across the country after three suspects were arrested in a possible terrorism plot that may have targeted New York City trains.
Friday, September 18, 2009
Authorities are investigating a possible al Qaeda cell here in the U.S. which they believe was planning an attack against a subway or railway in New York City.
Tuesday, September 15, 2009
Law enforcement agents say anti-terrorism raids conducted in New York City, Monday, were part of an ongoing investigation centering around a man allegedly linked to al Qaeda.
Friday, September 11, 2009
President Barack Obama has given Iran until Sept. 15 to agree to talks with the West over its nuclear weapons program.
Wednesday, September 09, 2009
Joel Rosenberg's "Inside the Revolution" goes into the heart of the Middle East, where he says radicals, reformers and revivalists are battling for the soul of the region.
Friday, September 04, 2009
Van Jones is the Obama administration's "green jobs czar," but his background is causing concern among some.
Wednesday, September 02, 2009
Tass Saada, a Palestinian native was once determined to help the Fatah movement and its founder Yassar Arafat push Israel into the sea. Until a longtime friend told him about Jesus Christ.
Friday, August 28, 2009
Pakistani court has ruled that A.G. Khan is a free man and should be permitted to travel freely with no restrictions.
Tuesday, August 25, 2009
CBN News has uncovered new details about the ringleader of an accused Islamic terrorist cell in North Carolina.
Monday, August 17, 2009
CBN News has uncovered new details about the alleged Islamic terrorist cell broken up outside Raleigh, N.C., last month.
Wednesday, August 05, 2009
Mary Robinson headed a notorious 2001 U.N. conference on racism that was widely condemned as anti-Semitic.
Tuesday, August 04, 2009
The nation of Yemen, like Pakistan's tribal regions, is rugged, mountainous and extremely tough to govern. And like Pakistan, Yemen has an al Qaeda problem.
Monday, August 03, 2009
The Obama administration is reportedly considering the transfer of inmates from Guantanamo Bay prison to a federal maximum security facility inside the U.S.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Paintball is one of the fastest growing sports in the U.S. But some radical Islamists are using paintball for a far more sinister purpose: as a training ground for jihad.
Thursday, July 23, 2009
U.S. officials believe Saad Bin Laden-- the son of the terror kingpin behind the Sept. 11 attacks-- was killed in a U.S. air strike earlier this year.
Wednesday, July 22, 2009
For centuries, Christians and Jews had a rocky relationship that was frequently marred by anti-Semitism. But times have changed.
Monday, July 06, 2009
He urged for building relationships between faiths and offered ways to model what he called "interfaith action" for the greater and common good.
Wednesday, July 01, 2009
The U.S. State Department has named its first "Special Representative to Muslim Communities."
Monday, June 29, 2009
Now that the climate change bill has narrowly passed the House, Republicans in the Senate are gearing up for a fight.
Monday, June 29, 2009
U.S. forces will redeploy to bases outside of Iraqi cities on Tuesday. But with recent attacks -- is this the right time for the Iraqis to take charge of security?
Wednesday, June 17, 2009
Tech-savvy, young Iranians are using blogs, Websites, and Twitter to organize huge protest rallies and share images of the unrest with the outside world.
Wednesday, June 17, 2009
At the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, Tuesday, a panel of Iran experts tried to piece together the complicated puzzle that is the Iranian regime.
Friday, June 12, 2009
Change has been the main platform for candidate Mir Hossein Mousavi, but a closer look at his record suggests that there will be little change in the philosophy of the Iranian regime if he's president.
Thursday, June 11, 2009
An 88-year-old gunman opened fire with a rifle inside the crowded U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum on Wednesday.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
Ahmad Batebi managed to escape the beatings and torture of the Iranian regime and make his way to America.
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
A senior Israeli official says Palestinian terrorism, not Israeli settlements, is the real problem to lasting peace.
Tuesday, June 09, 2009
For the first time in American history, a detainee from the Guantanamo Bay military prison is on U.S. soil.
Friday, June 05, 2009
Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadenijad has compared his country's nuclear program to a train with no brakes--and no reverse gear.
Tuesday, June 02, 2009
One soldier is dead and another critically wounded after a man opened fire outside of a U.S. Army recruiting center in Little Rock, Ark.
Friday, May 29, 2009
Reporter Aaron Klein spoke with CBN News about the Iranian threat to Israel and the Obama administration's push for a Palestinian state.
Tuesday, May 05, 2009
Independence Day is a major event for any country. For Israelis--many of whom escaped persecution in other nations--it means even more.
Monday, May 04, 2009
The American-Israel Public Affairs Committee is in the midst of its 2009 policy conference in Washington.
Monday, May 04, 2009
Although Israel recently celebrated its 61st birthday as a modern nation, it has not been an easy ride.
Monday, April 27, 2009
The world's most powerful leaders gathered in Europe to try to solve a growing host of global problems. But many Americans are looking elsewhere for answers.
Sunday, March 22, 2009
Several recent studies have shown that American students are alarmingly ignorant about U.S. history and world events.
Sunday, March 22, 2009
The media regularly reports about the danger to America from Islamic terrorists. But what about potential threats from inside this country?
Sunday, March 22, 2009
You've seen him deliver hard-hitting commentary on Fox News, where he also hosts an award-winning show called War Stories. But LtCol. Oliver North is a bestselling author as well.