Articles of the Week – 9/11-9/17

Saturday September 11:
Al-Qaeda leaders leave Iran – Return to the Frontline? – Florian Flade, [email protected] Blog
The Afghanistan Study Group Report: An Exercise in Determined Ignorance – Joshua Foust, Registan:
Is “constructive disengagement” the solution in Somalia? – Daveed Gartenstein-Ross, LWJ Threat Matrix
Sunday September 12:
Hagiography, Bomb-Making, And A Dejeuner Sur L’Herbe – Liz Fuller, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty
Wednesday September 15:
I’m Back! And so is Ayman al-Zawahiri – Jarret Brachman:
What the new Zawahiri tape means – Brian Fishman, The AfPak Channel
Today’s Highly Educated Terrorists – Bruce Hoffman, The National Interest
Thursday September 16:
Zawahiri’s New Video: Why No Mention of September 11? – J.M. Berger, IntelWire:
Salafists Challenge al-Azhar for Ideological Supremacy in Egypt – Hani Nasira, Terrorism Monitor
Friday September 17:
Sayyid Qutb, man of his era – Frederick Deknatel, The National: