International

Pakistan: More Than 200 Women Honor-Killed in Sindh Province in 2013

Answering Muslims 23 April 2014

Women are being brutally murdered by their own families in the Sindh province of Pakistan. In a sane world, men and women from around the globe would unite in drawing attention

 

Negotiations ongoing for Italian Jesuit's release in Syria

ANSA.it 22 April 2014

Beirut - Negotiations have been ongoing at various levels in Syria and outside the country for the liberation of Father Paolo Dall'Oglio, an Italian Jesuit priest who

 

A "Wadjda" for Kosovo

Gatestone Institute 22 April 2014
By Visar Duriqi

Saudi Arabia, a male-dominated country, is changing slowly. One example of its cautious new openness is the 2012 movie Wadjda, Saudi Arabia's first feature film, by its first female director, Haifaa Al-Mansour.

 

Palestinian Terrorism: Funded by the EU?

FrontPage Magazine 22 April 2014
By Joseph Puder

In his ploy to avoid negotiations with Israel that might actually force him to make such minimal concessions as "ending the conflict” with Israel, and recognizing Israel as the

 

Turkish intel detects possible signal from Austrian ‘jihad girls’

Hurriyet Daily News 22 April 2014

Turkish intelligence has detected a signal, possibly coming from the cellphone of one of two Austrian teenage girls who some believe were tricked into going to Syria to fight

 

The Truth About the ‘Radicalization’ of Western Muslims

the Algemeiner 22 April 2014
By Raymond Ibrahim

A new Danish statistical study finds that "Muslims [are] 218 percent more criminal in second generation than first.”  While some of these crimes are clearly related to Islam – such asattacks on Muslim apostates to Christianity – others, such as rampant theft of non-Muslims, would appear banal, until one realizes that even robbery and plunder is justified by Islamic doctrine - as one UK Muslim cleric once clearly said.

 

Islam’s Religious War with Everyone

FrontPage Magazine 22 April 2014
By Daniel Greenfield

Few divides are as impossible to bridge as those of religion. You either believe or you don’t. When it comes to Islam, non-Muslims are expected to take its goodwill on

 

Queen Mary Univ: Radicals More Likely to be Well-Off, Educated

Clarion Project 22 April 2014
By Ryan Mauro

A new study by Queen Mary University of London concludes that there is not a strong link between terrorism and poverty, lack of education or mental instability. In fact,

 
 

British teenager posts Facebook photo of brother's body after Syria battle death

Telegraph.co.uk 22 April 2014
By Keith Perry

The 16-year-old brother of a British teenager who died fighting in Syria has posted a picture of the dead youth on Facebook alongside the curse: "May the eyes of the cowards

 

29 Twitter activists go on trial in Turkey

Oman Observer 22 April 2014
By Oman Observer

ISTANBUL — The trial of 29 activists accused of inciting the public to break the law when they tweeted about the anti-government protests in Turkey last year began

 

Boston jihad; ‘Refusal to name the enemy is anything but strong’

Atlas Shrugs 22 April 2014
By Pamela Geller

Don’t miss my weekly column this week in WND: DEFENDING THE WEST No doubt Boston bombing was jihad Exclusive: Pamela Geller warns, ‘Refusal to name the enemy

 

14 Reasons Why The Qatar World Cup Is Going To Be A Disaster

Business Insider 22 April 2014
By Tony Manfred

The decision to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup was met with widespread skepticism. Qatar's lack of infrastructure and soccer tradition, combined with questions about the

 

CAIR Welcomes NYPD Decision To Close Controversial Unit; Gives Itself Credit

The US-based Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) has issued a statement welcoming the decision of the New York Police Department (NYPD) to disband a controversial unit

 

Libyan arms issued to regional terrorists

Money Jihad 22 April 2014

Weapons are pouring into Libya from around the Mediterranean, for both domestic use among rival factions and for follow-on trafficking to neighboring African hotspots and to

 

Video: Sexual Harassment Keeps Egyptian Women Out of Politics

Clarion Project 22 April 2014

Sexual harassment and assault against women remain rife in all realms of Egyptian society -- from the family to state institutions. In addition, since victims – both those dressed in hijabs and those without --are continually blamed for "provoking” attacks, the shame felt by victims prevents them from reporting attacks.

 

Video: The March of Jihad in Yemen

Gates of Vienna 22 April 2014

Last week an jihad video surfaced that showed an Al Qaeda a meeting in Yemen. The leader of the group, a man named Nasser al-Wuhayshi, exhorted his followers to become martyrs in the jihad against America, "the leader of the Infidels”.

 

Video: Fatah celebrates suicide terrorists who killed 8 and wounded over 100

PMW Bulletins 22 April 2014
By Itamar Marcus and Nan Jacques Zilberdik

Fatah's Facebook "Main Page" recently posted pictures and texts honoring two female suicide bombers. One picture is of suicide terrorist Ayyat Al-Akhras, who blew herself up near a supermarket in Jerusalem on March 29, 2002, killing two and wounding 28.

 

Islamic enclaves in America

Heritage Florida Jewish News 22 April 2014
By Ed Ziegler

Many Islamic leaders have repeatedly stated loud and clear that Islam will dominate the world. To achieve this goal, where Muslims migrate, frequently their leaders foster

 

Behind Qatar's bet on the Muslim Brotherhood

Christian Science Monitor 22 April 2014
By Christa Case Bryant

The Muslim Brotherhood, the Islamic political organization that has been defanged in almost every area where it was once a key player, has driven a deep rift between the Gulf's