The terrorist raids in Mumbai, India serve as a sobering reminder that there are still a lot of angry jihadists out there who aren’t necessarily beholden to any particular brand of Islamic lunacy. These attacks were well planned, coordinated and funded; they were also designed to inflict maximum psychological damage – I don’t think it’s any accident that the financial jewel of India was targeted during a time of global economic meltdown.
Not to be outdone, there are reliable intelligence reports that Al Qaeda is planning a massive subway attack in New York City sometime during the holiday season.
Islamic Whack-A-Mole never seems to end.
Barack Obama will have his work cut out for him. Combating terrorism won’t prove as easy as sending predator drones and special ops into the tribal areas of Pakistan. It will require using every resource available to the Chief Executive - the very same resources Obama savagely criticized his predecessor for employing over the past seven years.