Director of the Inter-University Center for Terrorism Studies Yonah Alexander moderates a panel discussion on lone-wolf terrorism, an idea that refers to an act of terror committed by a person who is not acting on behalf of a terrorist organization.
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Jeremy Scahill talks about his book, Dirty Wars, in which he chronicles the war against terrorism being fought around the world by elite soldiers serving with the CIA's Special Activities Division and the Joint Special Operations Command.
Stephanie Sanok Kostro talks about the security of the United States.
FBI Director James Comey, Acting Homeland Security Secretary Rand Beers and National Counterterrorism Center Director Matthew Olsen testify before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on national security threats.
Witnesses testify about efforts by Somalia, the U.S., and the international community to eliminate terrorist threats to Somalia's security, such as the al-Qaeda affiliated al-Shabaab.
Witnesses testified on the al-Shabaab terrorist group, which claimed responsibility for a September 2013 attack and hostage-taking at a Kenyan shopping mall.
Former Deputy National Security Adviser for Counterterrorism (2005-09) Juan Zarate joined us to discuss the recent mall attack in Kenya by al-Shabab and how concerned the U.S. should be about an attack on "soft targets" at home.
Ambassadors from the League of Arab States and Mali, as well as the Deputy Chief of Mission at the Embassy of Lithuania, speak about security cooperation amongst countries worldwide in combating terrorism in light of the recent attack in Kenya.
Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the topic, "Kenyan Mall Attack: Concern For U.S. "Soft Targets?"
CBS News Investigative Correspondent Sharyl Attkisson discusses the investigation into the Benghazi attacks, a year after they occurred on Sept. 11, 2012 and following a series of House hearings this week about the attacks.