AQAP Attacks on the Rise in Southern Yemen

September 27, 2022 Emily Milliken American Foreign Policy Council

Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) has been implicated in several attacks in southern Yemen in recent months. The recent uptick in attacks indicates that the group still retains a high level of coordination and training, and could now be making a comeback.

The Logic of Israel’s Laser Wall

June 23, 2022 Ilan I. Berman National Institute for Public Policy

In early February, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett announced a major new defense initiative when, in an address to Tel Aviv University’s Institute for National Strategic Studies, he laid out his administration’s plans for a “laser wall” to protect the country from rockets, missiles and UAVs.