Islamic State Use Drug Trade to Bankroll Their Jihad, Says Spanish Intelligence

Newsweek 21 October 2014
By Damien Sharkov

A masked man speaking in what is believed to be a North American accent in a video that Islamic State militants released in September 2014 is pictured in this still frame from

 

Six Questions With Geert Wilders

American Spectator 21 October 2014
By Scott McKay

Geert Wilders is the founder of the Dutch Party for Freedom, the fourth largest in that country’s parliament, and perhaps the Netherlands’ most controversial political

 

Austria: Civil Law vs. Sharia Law

Gatestone Institute 21 October 2014
By Soeren Kern

Austria has emerged as a major base for radical Islam and as a central hub for European jihadists to fight in Syria. The proposed revisions would, among other

 

Turkey's Love Affair with Hamas

Gatestone Institute 21 October 2014
By Burak Bekdil

It was the Islamists who, since they came to power in the 2000s, have reaped the biggest political gains from the "Palestine-fetish." But the Turkish rhetoric on

 

Denmark’s Suicidal Tolerance

The American Conservative 21 October 2014
By Rod Dreher

This is not from The Onion. This is a Washington Post dispatch from an actual Western country – specifically, from the Danish city of Aarhus. This is how liberalism becomes a

 

Cold Turkey

Assyrian International News Agency 21 October 2014
By Michael Curtis

College students should be able to answer some simple questions. Which country in the Middle East has been declared guilty of "ethnic cleansing?" Which country in the area has

 

Condemning the ‘Islamic State’ Does Not Make it ‘Un-Islamic’

Cherson and Molschky 21 October 2014
By Rachel Molschky

ISIS has grown powerful and popular within many factions of the Muslim community, and our politicians and media cannot deny the acts of pure savagery from the terror group.

 

Denmark puzzled by Turkey’s release of shooting suspect

Hürriyet Daily News 21 October 2014

Turkey has admitted that it has released a suspect wanted in connection with the attempted murder of a right-wing writer and critic of Islam in Copenhagen in 2013, but it has

 

‘Something Is Rotten in the State of Sweden’

Breaking Israel News 21 October 2014
By Jonathan Feldstein

Many will surely recognize the adaptation of Shakespeare’s famous quote from Hamlet: "Something is rotten in the state of Denmark.” If Shakespeare were writing Hamlet today, he

 

Ripples of Syrian civil war felt also in Finland

Helsinki Times 21 October 2014

The civil war in Syria has already dragged on for three years and recently also stirred up concerns in Finland, with the local Kurdish community, in particular, viewing that it

 

UK: Iran Lobbies against Sanctions

Gatestone Institute 21 October 2014
By Samuel Westrop

Over 800 Iranians were executed during President Rouhani's first year in office. Leading politicians, British government officials and businessmen nevertheless

 

Turkey streets in uproar over war in Syria

live5news 21 October 2014

The U.S. has been urging Turkey to join the U.S.-led coalition in the fight against ISIS but Turkey is reluctant placing its tanks on the border with Syria to monitor the

 

Turkey is "throwing a bone to try to get the US to commit itself against [Syrian President Bashar] Assad,” says Israeli expert.

The Jerusalem Post 21 October 2014

Turkey finally made a token concession to the US in its battle against Islamic State, allowing some Iraqi Kurdish fighters to aid their brethren in the Kurdish Syrian town of

 

Turkey has failed Kobani, Kurds

Boston Globe 21 October 2014
By Dilar Dirik

For two years, the Kurds have been warning the world about the Islamic State. Accusations by the Kurds that Turkey, Saudi Arabia, and Qatar support jihadists in Syria were

 

A Made in France 'Halal test' to check for pork

Islamist Watch 21 October 2014

A French company has developed a so-called "Halal test" which will allow Muslim consumers to detect, within a matter minutes, the presence of pork or alcohol in food. Some

 

Dutch battle surge of desperate, violent Muslim refugees

The Washington Times 21 October 2014
By Gordon Darroch

THE HAGUE — Nasir Galid fled Somalia hoping for a better, safer life. Instead, he died in an Amsterdam hospital five days after being attacked in a garage where he was living

 

Jihad in the global village and the Balkans?

StandartNews 21 October 2014

"Terrorists, hijackers, these are people minus identity. They are deter mined to make it somehow, to get coverage, to get noticed." You'll say that the author of these words

 

Families of David Haines and Alan Henning unite in grief: Together we have the power to defeat the most hateful acts

Dailyrecord 21 October 2014

THE families of two British hostages murdered by Islamic militants came together in a show of unity yesterday. At a memorial service celebrating the life of Scots aid worker

 

Denmark tries a soft-handed approach to returned Islamist fighters

The Washington Post 21 October 2014
By Anthony Faiola and Souad Mekhennet

AARHUS, Denmark — The rush of morning shoppers parted to make way for Talha, a lanky 21-year-old in desert camouflage and a long, religious beard. He strode through the local

 

London Student Union Refuses to Commemorate Holocaust

blazingcatfur 21 October 2014

In yet another controversial decision, the Goldsmiths College Students’ Union has rejected, by a margin of around 60 to 1, a motion to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day and

 

Hate cleric Abu Hamza's son led kidnap gang who tortured man for three days over £15,000 debt

Daily Mail 21 October 2014
By Damien Gayle

The son of firebrand Islamist cleric Abu Hamza was leader of a gang who kidnapped a man and tortured him over a £15,000 debt. Tito Ibn Sheikh, 28, was jailed for 12 years

 

Another uni opts to kick Islamic fundamentalist group Hizb ut-Tahrir off campus

The Daily Telegraph 21 October 2014
By Jim O’Rourke

ISLAMIC fundamentalist group Hizb ut-Tahrir has been banned from speaking about its radical views at ­another Australian university. The Australian National University (ANU)

 

Fight jihadis on Facebook and Twitter, says BBC's top Muslim presenter Mishal Husain

Daily Mail 21 October 2014
By Steve Doughty

The BBC’s most prominent Muslim presenter yesterday urged Islamic scholars to use social media to defeat terrorist propaganda. The Today Programme’s Mishal Husain said that

 

Islam and the Mother Lode of Bad Ideas: In Defense of Sam Harris

ivn.us 21 October 2014
By Andrew Gripp

The spat between Ben Affleck, Sam Harris, and Bill Maher on the HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher over Islam has become so heated and escalated that even 10 days hence, it has

 

Borderline Views: The British Parliament and Palestinian statehood

The Jerusalem Post 21 October 2014
By DAVID NEWMAN

Britain went the way of Sweden last week when the British Parliament approved a motion recognizing, in principle, an independent Palestinian state. The large majority in favor

 

Muslim Tries to Run Down Canadian Soldiers in "Name of Allah”

FrontPage Mag 21 October 2014
By Daniel Greenfield

It’s usually a bad idea to let Allah take the wheel. He has a thing for trying to run down non-Muslims. A radicalized Muslim convert ran down two soldiers in his car in

 

ISIS Shocker: Image of Baby Girl Being 'Beheaded' Emerges Out of Phones Recovered from Dead Jihadists

International Business Times, India Edition 21 October 2014
By Gopi Chandra Kharel

A shocking image has been recovered of a baby girl moments from being beheaded by the dreaded ISIS militants. The image was one of several other pictures that emerged out of

 

Check out FACEBOOK Page of Canadian Muslim Who Struck Down 2 Soldiers then Tried to Stab Police

Pamela Geller 21 October 2014

Earlier today, Canadian Muslim Ahmad Rouleau ran down two Canadian Forces Members and said he was acting "In the name of Allah.” Ahmad tried to stab the police who arrived at

 

Latinos Converting to Islam for Identity, Structure

Voice of America 21 October 2014
By Carolyn Presutti

MIAMI— Latinos are one of the fastest growing groups in the Muslim religion. According to the organization whyIslam.org, about 6 percent of American Muslims are Latino.

 

Islamic Burial Rituals Spread Ebola in Africa

creepingsharia. 21 October 2014

Islam isn’t just at the heart of the terror threat posed by the Islamic State. The religion is also contributing to the other major crisis plaguing the globe: the spread of

 
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