11 killed in hostage rescue attempt in Yemen

RTE.ie 8 December 2014

A woman, a 10-year-old boy and a local al-Qaeda leader were among at least 11 people killed alongside two Western hostages in Yemen. US-led forces fought Islamist militants


Forgotten, but not gone: Fatah al-Islam still a factor in Lebanon

The Daily Star 8 December 2014
By Justin Salhani

For two years, Fatah al-Islam sent shockwaves throughout Lebanon with a spate of terrorist attacks, culminating in the battle of Nahr al-Bared. More than 400 people died during


Saudi Arabia records higher number of women forced to marry relatives

Al-Arabiya 8 December 2014

Saudi Courts reported an increase in “tahjeer” cases where the male relative of a woman strikes an agreement with her guardian to marry her without consultation and she is then


Hamas spokesman said to have harassed female foreign reporter

The Times of Israel 8 December 2014
By Lazar Berman

A spokesman for Hamas has been accused of sexually harassing a female foreign reporter, and is under investigation by the group ruling the Gaza Strip, according to reports on websites affiliated with the rival Fatah movement. The reporter concerned was not named. The Hamas spokesman, Sami Abu Zuhri, featured prominently in (continue reading...)


Hizb ut-Tahrir pamphlets in Old Dhaka press

Bangladesh News 24 hours 8 December 2014
By Salauddin Wahed Pritom

The Hizb ut-Tahrir has been surfacing through meetings, processions and publications even though police say they only have a token presence. Banned five years ago for militancy,


Video speech Geert Wilders - Congress of the Front National (Lyon, 29-11-2014)

Geert Wilders Weblog 3 December 2014

On November 29, 2014, leaders of anti-immigration parties from all over Europe gathered at the Congress of the Front National in Lyon. Geert Wilders, the leader of the Party


EXCLUSIVE: Benghazi Heroes Debunk House Intel Report as 'Full of Inaccuracies' with Firsthand Account

Breitbart 3 December 2014
By Kris 'Tanto' Paronto and John 'Tig' Tiegen

Since the release of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee’s report on the Benghazi attacks this November, many uninformed people in the political and media world insisted the


Court backs right for schoolgirl to wear scarf

The Local / Switzerland 3 December 2014

The administrative court on Tuesday ruled in favour of the girl’s parents who appealed a decision by school authorities to prohibit the headwear. The court said the ban was


Hamas admits: 'We have headquarters in Turkey' NATO member provides terror group refuge for plotting deadly attacks

WND 3 December 2014
By Aaron Klein

A Hamas leader speaking to WND has confirmed his organization is using NATO member Turkey as a refuge for logistics, training and planning terrorist attacks. Turkey has


FGM must be classed as child abuse - not seen as a race issue, says top police officer

Manchester Evening News 3 December 2014
By Amy Glendinning

Genital mutilation of girls in Greater Manchester must be treated as child abuse - not a cultural issue, a top police officer has warned. Det Chf Supt Vanessa Jardine, GMP's


The Fantasy of Islamic Reform

gatesofvienna 3 December 2014
By Baron Bodissey

"Moderate Islam” has hit a rough patch. Thanks to the actions of the Islamic State, more and more Westerners have become aware of the scriptural justification for murder,


Support for Islamic State spreads to Bulgaria: six face charges

Christian Today 3 December 2014

A Bulgarian imam and six others detained during a special operation by security forces earlier this week have been charged with supporting the ultra-radical militant group


IS Recruits Followers in Bulgarian-Language Video

novinite.com 3 December 2014

Shortly before last week's operation of the State Agency for National Security against extremism, a video with Bulgarian-language captions was released on the internet, in


Islamic State Claims It Shot Danish Citizen in Saudi Capital

Bloomberg 3 December 2014
By Glen Carey

Supporters of Islamic State released a video purporting to show the shooting of a Danish citizen who was wounded in Riyadh last month, according to SITE Intel, which monitors


Will Germany Abolish Itself and France Commit Suicide?

Gatestone Institute 3 December 2014
By Peter Martino

Sarrazin wrote that Islamic immigrants threaten Germany's freedom and prosperity because they are unwilling to integrate and rely overwhelmingly on welfare benefits. The


Germany mourns death of courageous Tugce

Deutsche Welle 3 December 2014

Twenty-three-year-old Tugce A., who was punched when she came to the aid of two threatened girls, has died from head trauma. German President Joachim Gauck expressed his


EDL planning to protest against Dudley mosque

expressandstar.com 3 December 2014

The English Defence League is planning to return to Dudley in protest at the controversial decision to grant planning permission for a new mosque.


Respected journalists expose media bias against Israel

The Times of Israel 3 December 2014
By Yochanan Visser

Until now media bias against Israel has been exposed by pro-Israel NGO’s like Honest Reporting and Camera. But now respected journalists have decided to break the silence and


Foreigners do not like us, only oil, Erdogan tells OIC gathering

TODAY'S ZAMAN 3 December 2014

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the Muslim world can solve its problems only by itself and not with the help of foreigners, claiming that they only like the gold, oil


Real Madrid remove cross from logo to please Muslims

Morocco World News 3 December 2014

Rabat – To please their Muslim fans, Spanish giants Real Madrid have decided to make some changes to its world-famous logo so that a small cross does not appear. The new


Britain Confronts Turkey Over Trading Its Nationals In Hostage Swap with ISIS

International Business Times, India Edition 3 December 2014
By Johnlee Varghese

Turkey is in trouble after Britain confronted it for handing over two British nationals to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) reportedly in a hostage swap to to secure


Austria launches jihadist hotline

Astro Awani 3 December 2014

The Austrian government announced Monday the creation of a hotline and advice centre for people to contact if they suspect a family member, classmate or colleague to be


The Disturbing Heroes of Dutch Muslim Youth

The Algemeiner 3 December 2014
By Abigail R. Esman

For American teens these days, the biggest heroes are no longer baseball players or even Lady Gaga: they are mostly YouTube stars, like the comedy team Smosh, followed by Katy


Denmark’s jihadist rehab: homework, football and Islam

NEWS.com.au 3 December 2014

How do you turn around a young man who is determined to destroy the West? In the Danish city of Aarhus, you take him to a cafe or a public library and talk about


Cash-strapped Islamic academy charity 'spent £1m of taxpayers' cash building sister school in Pakistan'

Daily Mail 3 December 2014
By Emma Glanfield

A cash-strapped Islamic school has been accused of spending £1million of taxpayers' money on a brand new state-of-the-art facility in Pakistan. Council chiefs are


Poll: 77% of Israeli Arabs Prefer Israeli Rule to Palestinian

Breitbart 3 December 2014
By Abe Katsman

A recent Statnet Research Institute poll reported by the Jerusalem Post shows that 77% of Israeli Arabs prefer to live under Israeli rule than to be governed by Palestinians.


Jordanian MP: "By Allah, It Is an Honor to Incite Against the Jews"

Breitbart 3 december 2014
By Abe Katsman

Two Jordanian MPs on Jordanian television went on verbal attacks against Jews and Israelis, praising the recent Jerusalem synagogue massacre and encouraging incitement


What You Need To Know About Female Genital Mutilation In The U.S.

Refinery29 3 December 2014

The centuries-old practice of female genital mutilation (FGM), sometimes also referred to as circumcision or cutting, has been recognized as a human rights violation. Although we tend to


Gaza cement being diverted to black market - and taxed by Hamas (update)

Elder of Ziyon 3 December 2014

Yesterday, 600 tons of cement were sent into Gaza. Assuming that Balousha is telling the truth, here's where some of it ended up. The other big news in the Palestinian Arab press


Twitter outrage as Indian TV host slapped onstage

Al Arabiya News 3 December 2014

Twitter reactions are pouring in after Indian presenter and model Gauahar Khan was slapped by a member of a TV audience for wearing a revealing dress. The model was

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