counterterrorism

Where US sees terror prevention, some Muslims see profiling

zeenews.india.com

The effort divides Muslim leaders who, on one side, argue that more must be done to fight extremism in their community and that this program is a historic opportunity for input.Others fear the program, which could be rolled out nationwide after being being tested in Los Angeles, Minneapolis and Boston, is just another veiled way for law enforcement to target their community.

US closes embassy in Yemen, Obama counterterrorism 'model' in tatters

Dan Murphy, Christian Science Monitor

The US has shuttered its embassy in Yemen, a country that President Barack Obama hailed as a "model" last year for US counterterrorism efforts in the Middle East.