Terror Group Thought to be Defeated Now on Attack

The twin blasts that caused such devastation in Algeria this week were a grim announcement that an Islamic group once thought to have been defeated is back and is now poised to extend its murderous tactics throughout North Africa and possibly to Europe. The twin bombings in Algiers that killed at least 31 people -- and possibly up to 60 -- were carried out by al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, or AQIM. AQIM emerged in 2006 from the remnants of the Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat, an...Full Story
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