01 Jan '16, 2am

West Grapples for a Response to Islamic State: by Yaroslav TrofimovWall Street JournalDec. 31, 2015 Finding a

by Yaroslav Trofimov Wall Street Journal Dec. 31, 2015 Finding a strategy to defeat Islamic State will be the focus of political debate in the West Feeling the pressure on its home turf in Syria and Iraq, Islamic State has taken the war to its enemies’ homes by launching terrorist attacks overseas—and promised more such carnage in 2016. How to respond to the threat is becoming the focus of political debate on both sides of the Atlantic — with consequences that shape the future of the Middle East and the West. In the main goal of terrorism — to terrorize — Islamic State has already succeeded. Security has become the main issue for the presidential campaign in the U.S., where a recent poll found that more people fear an imminent terrorist attack now than either right after Sept. 11, 2001 or any time since. France has lived in a state of emergency since Islamic State killed 1...

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