Are Moscow’s Young Muslims Tomorrow’s Militants?

Transitions Online 29 October 2014
By Grigory Tumanov

An incident at Moscow’s Historical Mosque on 26 September, when angry parishioners forced the release of one of their number who had been detained by OMON riot police, has made

 

New York City Ax Jihadist Wanted White People to 'Pay for All That Slavery'

Breitbart 29 October 2014
By Jordan Schachtel

Further information has been established about New York City ax attacker Zale Thompson, suggesting that the man who tried to kill two police officers was a left-wing radical

 

Tunisia, after igniting Arab Spring, sends the most fighters to Islamic State in Syria

The Washington Post 29 October 2014
By Kevin Sullivan

TUNIS — Tunisian pastry chef Slim Gasmi died on a Syrian battlefield and was lionized with a hashtag: #martyrdomofabuqatada. Gasmi, 28, had been trying to build a life for

 

Pakistan: Women musicians speak out about ‘the gender challenge’

artsfreedom 29 October 2014
By Sabrina Toppa

In Pakistan today, women often find themselves unable to pursue music careers because of conservative family attitudes, political insecurity, and gender inequality. But

 

Palestinians: Stop the Children's Intifada!

Gatestone Institute 29 October 2014
By Khaled Abu Toameh

The exploitation of children in the fight against Israel has attracted little attention from the international community and the media. Human rights groups and the UN have

 

Foreign fighters bill to toughen sanctions on terrorists passes Senate

The Australian 29 October 2014

TOUGHER criminal sanctions against Australian terrorists have passed the parliament after the Coalition and Labor combined to legislate measures including the power to arrest

 

Inside the Islamic State butchery cell

Calcutta Telegraph 29 October 2014
By RUKMINI CALLIMACHI

The hostages were taken out of their cell one by one. In a private room, their captors asked each of them three intimate questions, a standard technique used to obtain proof

 

Jacqui Lambie's burqa ban bill raises significant constitutional issues, says expert George Williams

Sydney Morning Herald 29 October 2014
By Latika Bourke

Jacqui Lambie's attempt to fine and jail any person found to have forced a young woman to wear a burqa raises two "significant constitutional issues", an expert has warned.

 

Efua Dorkenoo, Who Campaigned Against Genital Cutting, Dies at 65

The New York Times 29 October 2014
By DOUGLAS MARTIN

Efua Dorkenoo, who helped lead a successful 30-year campaign against the tradition of genital cutting of girls and women, mainly in Africa and the Middle East, by casting the

 

'Victory or Death' Cries Egyptian in ISIS Propaganda Video

Arutz Sheva 29 October 2014
By Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar

The brutal Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist organization continues its campaign of propaganda videos, calling on Muslims to come from around the world to Iraq and Syria where

 

Malaysia fatwa council issues ban on Halloween

The Jakarta Post 29 October 2014

Malaysia's National Fatwa Council has issued a ban on Halloween celebrations, saying the tradition is essentially Western and against the teachings of Islam. The annual

 

Melbourne man charged with funding Islamic State 'defending innocent brothers and sisters'

The Age 29 October 2014
By Adam Cooper

A Melbourne man charged with making funds available to the Islamic State and another terrorist organisation has been refused bail because a magistrate feared he could flee

 

Iranian authorities tasked with informing tourists of Islamic rules

Fox News Latino 29 October 2014

The Iranian parliament approved on Tuesday a bill that requires the authorities to inform tourists and other foreigners in the country about Islamic rules and customs, Iran's

 

Tunisian Muslim Brotherhood Party Concedes Defeat In Parliamentary Elections

In yet another setback for the Global Muslim Brotherhood, UK media is reporting on the defeat of the Ennahda Party of Tunisia in the current parliamentary elections. According

 

Riot Police Clash With 4,000 Strong Anti-islam Protest in Germany

Rallies by German anti-Islamist protest group "Hooligans against Salafists" have grown from a few dozen, to a few hundred, to some 4,000 people marching in a matter of weeks,

 

Germany: Silencing the Critics of Munich's Mega-Mosque

Gatestone Institute 28 October 2014
By Soeren Kern

Munich Mayor Dieter Reiter said that if the public referendum were permitted to proceed, it would give the anti-mosque campaign "a democratic veneer, which we want to

 

Shock in Germany after anti-Islam «hooligans» riot in Cologne

europeonline-magazine. 28 October 2014

A trade union representing police officers in Germany voiced shock Monday after thousands of anti-Islam football hooligans fought running battles with police in the western

 

Kerry, Qatar and the poisonous tree

carolineglick.com 28 October 2014
By Caroline B. Glick

It would be interesting to know which Arab leaders are telling US Secretary of State John Kerry that the absence of peace between Israel and the Palestinians is "a cause of

 

Radical Islamists in Germany Skyrocketing

CBNNews 28 October 2014

The number of Islamic extremists is growing rapidly in Germany, according to the country's BfV domestic intelligence agency. Agency head Hans-Georg Maassen estimates that

 

1,800 radical German Muslims now in Syria, Iraq

The Jerusalem Post 28 October 2014

BERLIN – Germany’s domestic intelligence agency severely underestimated the number of radical German Muslims who are fighting for the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, a

 

UK: Memorial for soldier Lee Rigby, beheaded by jihadists, will not bear his name

Jihad Watch 28 October 2014

Presumably it will not bear his name because if it did, it would, in the words of MP Nick Raynsford, attract "undesirable interest from extremists.” There is no telling which

 

Turkey: The "Great Muslim Democracy"

Gatestone Institute 28 October 2014
By Burak Bekdil

Where Turkey stands today is a perfect example of how, when Islamists -- mild or otherwise -- rule a county, even the most basic liberties are systematically

 

ISIS is Islam!

American Thinker 28 October 2014
By G. Murphy Donovan

Barack Obama is given to making extraordinary pronouncements. Many of the more dramatic assertions seldom are based on facts, reason, or reflection. Put aside, if you can, the

 

Treasury hopes ISIS will go broke on its own

Money Jihad 28 October 2014

In remarks last week (hat tip to @HSPI), Treasury official David Cohen confirmed that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria makes $1 million a day from oil sales, that it has

 

Peace According to Radical Islam

The Algemeiner 28 October 2014
By Reuven Berko

England is debating whether to outlaw the Muslim Brotherhood – the religious, ideological, and operative supporter of Hamas. Various political pressures, however, have

 
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