Opinion Journal – “A horrifying reminder that the war on terror isn’t over”
The Madrid bombings are a reminder that terrorism remains the largest single threat to Western freedom and security. It threatens every country that refuses to cower in fear and dares to take the battle to the terrorists. We've made large strides in this war since 9/11, thanks in part to friends like the Spanish. Their current grief should inspire America's renewed determination.Washington Post:
The horror of Madrid only confirms that a broad and determined alliance is the only answer to terrorism. It reminds us that the United States neither fights, nor suffers, alone.And there’s this chilling image:
Cell phones rang unanswered on the bodies of the dead as frantic relatives tried to call them.Two-hundred innocent people, gone. There’s a war going on.