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Islamist Faces Retrial over Bosnia U.S. Embassy Attack

Naharnet 17 September 2013

The retrial of an Islamist extremist who fired at the U.S. embassy in Sarajevo in 2011 opened here Monday after an appeals court had annulled his 18-year sentence. Mevlid

 

Stalking the Mythical Islamophobe, Part 4

Gates of Vienna 17 September 2013
By Baron Bodissey

This post is the fourth in a series about the Turkish definition of the word "Islamophobia” presented at the OSCE meeting in Vienna on July 12, 2013. Previously: Part 1, Part

 

UN report: Societies that traditionally give men power over women create rapists...

Islam versus Europe 12 September 2013
By Nicolai Sennels

They manage to avoid the I and M words. Of course. But it is still a direct attack on Islamic cultures and Muslim men's sexual behaviour. Please note that the countries

 

Mass grave discovered in Bosnia and Herzegovina

PanARMENIAN.Net 12 September 2013

Authorities say they have discovered a mass grave that may contain dozens of remains of Bosniaks and Croats killed by Serb forces during their campaign to eliminate all

 

First summer school of IIIT in Sarajevo

Islamist Watch 9 September 2013

The first summer school of the International Institute of Islamic Theory (IIIT) is being held at the International University of Sarajevo (IUS) nowadays. The school aims to

 

Hague finding on Srebrenica leaves UN immunity hanging in the air

Irish Times 9 September 2013
By Peter Cluskey

It is a fact of history usually forgotten when recalling the massacre of 8,000 Muslim men and boys by Bosnian Serb troops in Srebrenica in 1995 that when the commander of the

 

Danish judge removed from Serb war crimes trial over 'bias'

Expatica the Netherlands 30 August 2013

The UN's Yugoslav war crimes court has for the first time removed a judge from a trial after a leaked letter he wrote appeared to show he was biased, it said Thursday. The

 

Ex-Bosnian Serb police chief jailed for war crimes

Yahoo!7 29 August 2013

SARAJEVO - Bosnia's war crimes court on Wednesday sentenced a former Bosnian Serb police chief to 14 years in prison for his role in the killing of Muslim civilians

 

Reports: Bosnian extremists arrested in Egypt

B92 22 August 2013

CAIRO, BANJA LUKA -- Islamic extremists from Bosnia-Herzegovina, who were arrested in an army barracks in Egypt, had laptops with instructions to stage attacks in

 

Bill Warner: Inoculating Against Islam

Political Islam 21 August 2013

Every since 9/11 Americans, including Christians, have been converting to Islam or become apologists for Islam. Can this be stopped and how?

There are many reasons they choose Islam. Islam is furiously masculine and today Christianity has become feminine, yin, in its approach to life. So, if you are a woman and want a more masculine man, you are much more apt to find that in Islam. Also, if you are a woman and want a husband, Muslims are the marrying kind. Then, there are people in this world who want discipline and Islam certainly gives structure. Once you get on the Islam train you no longer have to worry about choices. Islam tells you how to eat, have sex, brush your teeth, use the bathroom and every other aspect of life. There is also the social bonding of being in a tight knit group-club. These are a few of the reasons people convert.

 

Ataturk museum reopens in his Greek birthplace

ANSAmed 20 August 2013

A museum dedicated to the founder of the modern Turkish state has reopened in Thessaloniki, his native city in northern Greece, following a year's restoration work as local

 

Prayers for 'Egyptian martyrs' in Bosnia's mosques

Tengrinews 20 August 2013

All mosques in Bosnia on Friday heeded the country's top iman's call to hold prayers for the "Egyptian martyrs" killed in a crackdown by security forces of supporters of the

 

Hezbollah 'wired money to Bulgaria bomb suspects'

foxnews.com 19 August 2013

Hezbollah's armed wing wired almost $100,000 (75,000 euros) to two men wanted over a bomb attack that killed five Israeli tourists in Bulgaria last year, a newspaper report

 

Hezbollah suspects used Poland to transport bomb devices for Burgas attack

JPOST.COM 30 July 2013

The suspected Hezbollah operatives behind the Burgas attack last July smuggled a detonator and remote control device from Poland into Bulgaria. The Bulgarian daily Trud

 

Hezbollah suspect behind Burgas attack active on Facebook

JPOST.COM 30 July 2013
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL

The Lebanese-Australian Hezbollah suspect Meliad Farah, who is sought by the Bulgarian authorities for his role in a deadly terrorist bombing of an Israeli tour bus last July,

 

American Muslim discovered to be wanted war criminal

Examiner.com 29 July 2013

A naturalized U.S. citizen living in Vermont was taken into custody by special agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Friday charging him for obtaining his American

 

Hizbullah Paid $100K for Bulgaria Attack

israelnationalnews 29 July 2013
By Elad Benari

Hizbullah wired almost $100,000 to two men wanted over Burgas attack that killed five Israeli tourists, according to Bulgarian media

Hizbullah’s armed wing wired almost $100,000 (75,000 euros) to two men wanted over a bomb attack that killed five Israeli tourists in Bulgaria last year, a local newspaper reported Friday, according to the AFP news agency.

 

Bosnia Muslims Condemn Hardline Foes Of Shorts

Eurasia Review 29 July 2013
By Elvira M. Jukic

Amir Karic said the Islamic Community condemned a reported verbal attack on girls wearing skimpy summer clothes, after a newspaper said that a hardline Wahhabi Muslim insulted

 

Bulgaria hails EU move to blacklist Hezbollah armed wing

Southeast European Times 26 July 2013
By Svetla Dimitrova

EU foreign ministers agreed this week to add the armed wing of Lebanese militant group Hezbollah to its list of terrorist organisations, while leaving the door open for

 

Female genital mutilation: 30 million girls 'at risk'

BBC News 23 July 2013

More than 30 million girls are at risk of being subjected to female genital mutilation (FGM) over the next decade, a study by Unicef has found. It said more than 125 million

 
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