SFS On Topic: Brussels Attacks

Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP

Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP

SFS Faculty discuss the recent terrorist attacks by ISIS in Brussels, Belgium.  This is a collection of those stories, which will continue to be updated as the situation evolves.


Could the Brussels Attack Backfire for ISIS?

Daniel Byman for Slate, March 23, 2016


Brussels Shows The Limits of Mass Surveillance – Again

Bruce Hoffman quoted in Huffington Post, March 23, 2016


The Islamic State’s European Front

Daniel Byman for The New York Times, March 23, 2016


How Europe Found Itself At The Center of Perfect Terrorism Storm

Bruce Hoffman quoted in Vocativ, March 23, 2016


In Brussels Attacks, Chronicle of a Disaster Foretold

Bruce Hoffman quoted in Foreign Policy, March 22, 2016


Brussels Attacks Highlight ISIS’ Focus on Soft Targets

Christine Fair interviewed on NPR, March 22, 2016


How Belgium Became the Hub of Terror in Europe

Bruce Hoffman quoted in The Washington Post, March 22, 2016


ISIS Exploits New Networks to Fund Terror

Bruce Hoffman interviewed on Marketplace, March 22, 2016


After Attacks, Cruz Calls for Patrols of ‘Muslim Neighborhoods’

John Esposito quoted in the Houston Chronicle, March 22, 2016


Why An Attack Like the One in Brussels Is Unlikely to Happen in the U.S.

Bruce Hoffman interviewed by The Washington Post, March 22, 2016


Why Belgium?

Bruce Hoffman interviewed on Take Two, March 22, 2016


Attacks in Brussels Hit a City Already On High Alert

Bruce Hoffman quoted in The Washington Post, March 22, 2016