New York Times
History professor Laurent Dubois, born in Brussels, says the de facto capital of the European Union is “a city of immigrants, remarkably cosmopolitan and diverse -- a crossroads of histories and conflicts. … While there are many deep divisions around class and ethnicity, this is a city now defined more than anything by its diversity.”
WPTF’s “On Security”
A counter-terrorism expert at Duke says ISIS had two main objectives when carrying out the deadly bombings: Provoke an overreaction against the entire Muslim community, and convince frustrated Muslims to join their fight.