Germany deliberates anti-terror response

Following multiple terror strikes across Germany, Bavarian authorities plan to boost the police force and use the army to help secure borders. Soldiers, however, warn that the Bundeswehr is no “auxiliary police.” The Munich cabinet wants to have more experts “monitoring extremists,” and to recruit more people for “special police forces,” according to a strategy …

Khomeini’s Mind

By Hamid Algar – SEPTEMBER 23, 1982 ISSUE — In response to: Conjuring with Islam from the May 27, 1982 issue To the Editors: I ought, I suppose, to be flattered that Clifford Geertz has devoted more space to my commentary on Imam Khomeini’s writings than to the writings themselves in his review of Islam …