ISIS-Kurdish fight stirs trouble in Turkey

CNN 22 October 2014
By Ivan Watson

Turkey made a significant policy shift Monday when it announced it would allow Kurdish Peshmerga fighters from northern Iraq to travel through the Turkish territory to

 

The Islamic State and Islam

Human Events 22 October 2014
By Raymond Ibrahim

What relationship does the Islamic State have to Islam? "Absolutely nothing” is the answer almost every Western politician gives. For example, U.S. President Obama

 

Turkey in intense talks with Qatar over regional turmoil

News.Az 22 October 2014

Qatar and Turkey are engaging in intense talks amid critical developments in the region regarding the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), with both countries part of

 

3 girls sneaked off and tried to join ISIS

LocalNews8.com 22 October 2014
By Ben Brumfield CNN

The first indication that something was wrong was a phone call from his daughter's Denver area school to let Assad Ibrahim know that she had not come to class.

 

The left should be honest about CAGE and Moazzam Begg

blazingcatfur 22 October 2014

It is entirely correct that the rule of law should be upheld for Moazzam Begg. It is entirely correct that the ethical abomination of Guantanamo Bay be campaigned against. The

 

The Mosque Behind the Jihadist Who Struck and Killed Soldiers in Canada

Pamela Geller 22 October 2014

There are striking similarities between the Canadian vehicular jihadist and the Oklahoma beheader. Their Facebook pages are quite alike — here and here. And like the Oklahoma

 

Seven arrested in raid on Black Muslim Temple in Oakland

Mercury News 22 October 2014
By Thomas Peele and Matt O'Brien

In sweeping charges alleging public contract fraud, forged real estate deals and identity theft stretching from Alameda to Orange counties, authorities on Tuesday arrested a

 

ISIS Terror In Montreal: Canadian Jihadist Shot Dead After Attacking Soldiers ‘In The Name Of Allah’

The Inquisitr News 22 October 2014

Canada’s first homegrown ISIS sympathiser was shot dead on Monday night after he attacked two Canadian soldiers without warning at a parking lot in the town of

 

Canada: Isis 'Lone Wolf' Killer Martin Couture Rouleau Mows Down Soldiers with Car

International Business Times UK 22 October 2014
By Umberto Bacchi

A Canadian man shot dead by police after running down two soldiers, killing one, with his car was a depressed conspiracy theorist, who had recently become influenced by radical

 

Canadian soldier’s death ‘linked to terrorism’

FRANCE 24 22 October 2014

A hit-and-run that claimed the life of one of two Canadian soldiers in Quebec was carried out by a suspected Islamist militant "clearly linked to terrorist ideology,” the

 

Parents reported $2,000 missing as teens headed to join Islamic State

The Denver Post 22 October 2014
By Jesse Paul and Bruce Finley

Three teen girls from Arapahoe County told their parents they were on their way to school Friday morning, but within hours they were flying overseas potentially seeking to join

 

Is this ISIS's weirdest Western jihadi? The dorky Australian 17-year-old who vows to fly Islamist flag over Buckingham Palace an

Daily Mail 22 October 2014
By Daniel Piotrowski and Sarah Dean

Relatives of a ginger Australian jihadist have condemned him for appearing in an Islamic State propaganda video in which he says the terror group will not stop their murderous

 

ANU academics withdraw from IS forum after member of Hizb ut-Tahrir invited to speak

Sydney Morning Herald 22 October 2014
By Megan Gorrey

The Australian National University has defended a decision by several of its academics to withdraw from a public debate on terrorism after they found out a representative of

 

Watch ISIS VIDEO: America’s Air Dropped Weapons Now in Our Hands

Pamela Geller 22 October 2014

This is a pattern — US arms and aid have been falling into the hands of the Islamic State for over a year. Obama has been supporting these savages – here and here. Not only

 

Pakistan Mother’s Death Sentence Sparks Outrage In Europe, Churches

BosNewsLife 22 October 2014

Two leading Christian legislators in the European Parliament (EP) have urged the European Union and Pope Francis to help free a Christian mother, whose death sentence for

 

Korean-Born Jihadist on Trial in France Left Syria After Ten Days Because he Could Not Smoke

Yahoo News UK 22 October 2014

A South Korean-born jihadist on trial in France only managed to stay in Syria for "about 10 days" because he could not bear going without cigarettes under a smoking ban imposed

 

Jamaica refuses entry to Trinidadian Muslim leader

Fox News Latino 22 October 2014

Jamaica's Passport, Immigration and Citizenship Agency refused entry to the leader of a Trinidad-based radical Islamic group, calling him "a threat to public safety." In a

 

Nepal, Muslim women defy tradition and pray in public

AsiaNews 22 October 2014
By Christopher Sharma

Sexual discrimination within the Islamic community is a big problem in the country. Human rights activists denounce: "This leads to a lack of education and poverty." The first

 

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

 
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