Author Archives: Caleb Weiss

Caleb Weiss is an intern at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies and a contributor to The Long War Journal.

JNIM claims large assault in Kidal, Mali

After almost one month of media silence, al Qaeda’s JNIM returns to social media to claim responsibility for a complex assault on UN forces near the northern Malian city of Kidal.



Hezbollah and allies parade in Deir Ezzor, Syria

Hezbollah forces and its militia allies can be seen parading in the streets of Deir Ezzor after lifting the siege of the city. Syrian regime soldiers, who had been under the siege since 2014, praise Hezbollah and Hassan Nasrallah for their role in the operation.