Al-Qaeda would like to repeat a major attack like 9/11

If al-Qaeda would have a chance would they repeat 9/11, and why? And BTW, any indications that they regret the attack? (regret not regarding what they did but maybe in a sense that after an attack all pressure and focus was on al-Qaeda). Read few comments.
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John le Carré, James Bond and Monty Python: Is Brexit a spy novel or a joke?

According to Guardian John le Carré’s new novel Agent Running in the Field is set amid ‘lunatic’ Brexit intrigue. Do you think that Brexit is a right set up for an espionage novel, and why? Read new comments.

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Ukraine-Russia: What’s next after prisoners exchange?

As Russia and Ukraine conducted prisoner exchange do you think it could be a step towards some talks over a resolution of Russia-Ukraine conflict? Read few comments.
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The 80th anniversary of World War II: Could history repeat itself?

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Northern Ireland and Brexit: Towards a bigger scale violence?

There was the fifth attempt to murder police officers in Northern Ireland so far this year and a police chief has warned that deadlock over Stormont and Brexit is enabling terrorism in Northern Ireland. Do you see some reasons for concerns that a bigger scale violence could return to Northern Ireland? Read few comments.
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How to communicate climate change threat?

What is your opinion on how to communicate a threat of climate change? Some observers claim that being too alarmist might be counterproductive as many people simply refuse to process a danger of the end of the world as we know it. Would you agree, or not, and why? Read few comments.


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El Paso shooting: Should we expect more far-right terrorist attacks?

We have seen couple of attacks in the US that probably could be described as the acts of a white nationalist, extreme far-right individuals (lone wolfs). What should be a reaction to this and do you see a danger that this far-right terrorist scene might be able and willing to carry out also some more sophisticated, coordinated attacks? Read few comments.
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