Terrorism

What the West Doesn't Get About Terror

Nice's survivors deserve straight talk, not just sympathy.

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The latest terrorist atrocity in France -- the country's third mass-casualty attack in 18 months -- demands more than sympathy and solidarity. It calls for a clearer understanding of the threat facing much of the West for the foreseeable future.

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