Intelligence Director: ‘Arab Spring’ Has Benefited Islamists

Patrick Goodenough CNS News 3/13/2013

The “Arab spring” has benefited Islamists rather than democracy advocates, while political transitions and unrest in the region have provided opportunities for terrorists to mount attacks against U.S. interests, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper told lawmakers Tuesday.

Delivering the intelligence community’s annual report on threats facing the United States, […]