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Sebastian Rotella: ISIS via WhatsAppJuly 2016
A trove of communications from ISIS plots and activity in Europe reveals a mix of direct control and improvisation and shows the crucial importance of encrypted messaging tools. “Detonate your belt in the crowds,” one message declared.
Sebastian Rotella: Dos Erres Commander SentencedFebruary 2014
A conviction in the case of the Dos Erres massacre.
Sebastian Rotella: ‘They Ordered Us To Kill All The People’October 2013
At a historic U.S. trial, former Guatemalan army commandos testify about the massacre of 250 villagers in the jungle hamlet of Dos Erres during the country’s civil war.
Sebastian Rotella: Syria’s Jihadi Migration to Europe and BeyondJuly 2013
The global jihad sees the Syrian conflict as its principal front.
Sebastian Rotella: The Terror Threat and Iran’s Inroads in Latin AmericaJuly 2013
Chavez is dead and Ahmadinejad is out of office, but the ties that bind Venezuela and Iran are still strong.
Sebastian Rotella: How Hezbollah Trained an Operative to Spy on Israeli TouristsApril 2013
Hezbollah's recent activity casts doubt on its relationship with Europe.
Sebastian Rotella: Terror Group Recruits From Pakistan’s ‘Best and Brightest’April 2013
Lashkar-e-Taiba is an institution well-embedded in Pakistani Society.
Sebastian Rotella: Judge Gives American 35 Years for Plotting Deadly Mumbai Terror AttackJanuary 2013
David Coleman Headley's testimony against Pakistan's intelligence agency helped him avoid the death penalty.
Sebastian Rotella: Support for Mumbai Terror Group Lands Chicagoan 14-Year Prison TermJanuary 2013
Tahawwur Rana sentenced to 14 years in prison for working with the group involved in Mumbai terrorist attacks.