International

Kosovo 'jihad' boy home from Syria after secret operation

BBC News Online 17 October 2014

An eight-year-old boy from Kosovo has been reunited with his mother after his jihadist father kept him for five months in Syria. Kosovo's Prime Minister, Hashim Thaci, said

 

Counter-terror chief reveals scale of extremist threat to UK

The Week 17 October 2014

Police resources are being "stretched" as the number of operations to prevent extremist attacks reaches its highest level for years, Britain's most senior counter-terrorism

 

Video: Westerners in ISIS Threaten Countries of Origin

Israel National News 17 October 2014
By Dalit Halevy and Tova Dvorin

Islamic State (ISIS) released a new propaganda video, designed to recruit more young Muslims from around the world to join its jihadist ranks, and to discourage the international coalition

 

Turkey Loses U.N. Security Council Seat in Huge Upset

Newsweek 17 October 2014
By Benny Avni

In a tremendous upset, Turkey lost a contest in the United Nations General Assembly, exposing increasingly contentious frictions with some of its neighbors and world

 

Video: Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff, ESW, at the Institute on Religion and Democracy

Right Side News 17 October 2014
By Baron Bodissey

On September 12, 2014, Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff and Sister Hatune Dogan gave a presentation at a breakfast meeting hosted by Faith McDonnell at the Institute on Religion and

 

No one to talk to

The Economist 17 October 2014

When British Islamists killed 52 people with suicide-bombs in London in 2005, the government worked closely with the Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) to co-ordinate public

 

Yemeni man sues Germany over US drone attack that killed his relatives

RT 17 October 2014

A Yemeni man is suing the German government after two of his relatives were killed by a US drone strike in 2012. He says Germany is liable as they allowed Washington to use the

 

Germany Clamps Down on Flow of Fighters to Islamic State

Bloomberg 17 October 2014
By Rainer Buergin and Arne Delfs

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government is planning legal changes that will allow it to keep Germans from leaving to join groups such as Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, Interior

 

German Muslim couple "took child to Syria jihad”

Atlas Shrugs 17 October 2014

A Munich man and woman have been arrested in Austria on charges of joining jihadist groups fighting in Syria, where they had travelled with the woman’s young son, officials

 

'There is no alternative to a reform of Islam'

DW 17 October 2014

Ahmad Mansour: It's a process that needs time. The main thing is that we show young people an Islam that has nothing to do with radicalism. Islam needs to be freed from fear

 

French Jewish Girl Stopped Moments Before Leaving to Join Islamic State

Vice News 17 October 2014
By Etienne Rouillon

A 17-year-old Jewish girl from Paris is the latest French teen reported to have turned to radical Islam and planned to flee to the Islamic State. The girl, who had reportedly

 

Islamic State 'being driven out of Syria's Kobane

BBC News Online 17 October 2014

The Islamic State (IS) militant group has been driven out of most of the northern Syrian town of Kobane, a Kurdish commander has told the BBC. Baharin Kandal said IS

 

Hard-Pressed Between Turkey and ISIL, Kurds Essential to Regional Peace

The Epoch Times 17 October 2014
By Vivian Salama

The Kurds of Syria and Iraq have become a major focal point in the war against the Islamic State group, with Kurdish populations in both countries coming under significant

 

British jihadist with London accent appears in fresh Isil video

The Telegraph 17 October 2014
By Martin Evans

A British jihadist with a London accent has appeared in a fresh Islamic State in the Levant and Iraq (Isil) video vowing to defeat the coalition forces and "chop off the heads”

 

Video: Another ignorant dhimmi Archbishop puts his foot in his mouth

Bare Naked Islam 17 October 2014

Greek Orthodox Archbishop Theodosios of Jerusalem visits Hamas-linked CAIR’s office in Washington DC and makes an utter fool of himself talking about "coexistence” and the "tolerance

 

Terror arrests: Footage emerges of London raid, as four held

BBC News Online 17 October 2014

Four men are being questioned for a second day by officers investigating what Scotland Yard says is an "Islamist-related" plot. The men, all aged 20 or 21, were arrested in

 

The Road from Qatar to the Gaza Strip

Right Side News 17 October 2014
By Reuven Berko

In a recent speech, Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Ron Prosor mentioned the central role of Qatar in supporting international terrorist organizations. Money flowing

 

Qatar Awareness Campaign: Letter to Raytheon on Arms Sales to Qatar

Right Side News 17 October 2014

Dear Dr. Kennedy: This letter is being sent to you on behalf of the Qatar Awareness Campaign Coalition. The purpose is to inform you and the public of the activities of

 

Princeton University: Brotherhood group gets sharia food in dining halls

Atlas Shrugs 17 October 2014
By Pamela Geller

America’s leading institutions (academic, media, entertainment) have surrendered to Muslim Brotherhood supremacist demands: "Princeton: Brotherhood-founded group gets

 

Maryland: Indonesia funds $3M purchase of church, conversion to mosque

Creeping Sharia 17 October 2014

For hundreds of Indonesian-American families and Maryland Muslims, "grand opening” couldn’t have more meaning than it did on Friday, September 26, 2014. After two decades, the