Middle East

Islamic State was born in 1979 with covert operations in Afghanistan

english.pravda.ru 31 January 2015

In order to fully communicate the history of the Islamic State and its relationship with the House of Saud and Turkey, we consulted Jeffrey Steinberg, Senior Editor and

 

Fact #3: Israel has repeatedly accepted the two state solution

Arab Israeli Conflict 31 January 2015

In 1947, the U.N. voted to partition the British Mandate of Palestine, in light of its recognition that both Jews and Arabs had legitimate claims to the land. The proposed

 

Turkey Tries to Cover Up Arming of Al-Qaeda

The Clarion Project 31 January 2015
By Ryan Mauro

The Turkish government, ostensibly a NATO "ally,” has been forced to admit that its intelligence service funneled arms to Al-Qaeda’s affiliate in Syria. The so-called

 

Boris Johnson: Porn-obsessed Isil jihadis are 'literally w***ers'

The Telegraph 31 January 2015
By Bill Gardner

Young British jihadis are pornography-obsessed inadequates who only turn to radical Islam when they fail to "make it with girls”, Boris Johnson has claimed. The Mayor of

 

On Auschwitz anniversary, leader warns Jews again targets

FOX News 30 January 2015

A Jewish leader stood Tuesday before 300 survivors of the Nazis' most notorious death camp and asked world leaders to prevent another Auschwitz, warning of a rise of

 

Auschwitz and the Jewish State

Dry Bones 30 January 2015
By Yaakov Kirschen


The Auschwitz Concentration Death Camp was liberated on January 27, 1945. The State of Israel declared independence on May 14, 1948.

 

Is Israel Guilty of War Crimes?

The Gatestone Institute 30 January 2015
By Denis MacEoin

Can the International Criminal Court [ICC] even be considered an impartial legal body, any more than a Jim Crow court in America's old South? The supporters of this

 

Europe's Real "Resistance"

The Gatestone Institute 30 January 2015
By Bassam Tawil

Europe's policies of encouraging groups such as Hamas, which constantly espouse violence, demolishes the Palestinian effort to achieve a responsible Palestinian state that

 

France releases online video to tackle jihadist recruitment

BBC 30 January 2015

The French government has released an online video designed to steer young people away from joining militant groups in the Middle East. The two-minute video features

 

France detains 5 in anti-terror raid

The Japan News 30 January 2015

French security forces detained five people Tuesday and broke up a jihadi recruiting network in a small southern town that has sent several French youths to fight in Syria and

 

Erdogan's Saudi Dilemma

U.S. News 30 January 2015
By Semih Idiz

The death of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia has highlighted the importance Turkey attaches to this key Gulf state despite deep political differences between the

 

Assad: Erdogan is ‘personally responsible’ for Syrian chaos

Rudaw 30 January 2015

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan "is personally responsible” for the turmoil in Syria and the surge in Islamic terrorism in the region, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad

 

How Isil jihadists spread hate with Twitter army of 45,000

The Telegraph 30 January 2015
By Rob Crilly

Violent jihadists of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isil) have been able to count on as many as 45,000 Twitter users to spread their message, according to a new

 

Arab Scholars Debate Free Speech After Charlie Hebdo Attack

Israel National News 30 January 2015
By Tova Dvorin

The Arab world has also been rocked by the Charlie Hebdo attacks in Paris, according to the Middle East Research Media Institute (MEMRI) - as the attacks opened up an

 

Saudi Imam: Columbus Sailed to America to Kill all the Muslims

FrontPage Magazine 30 January 2015
By Daniel Greenfield

slamic history is a pretty unique thing. It’s the story of how everyone hates and conspires against Muslims. Saudi Arabia is a totalitarian state. If the authorities found his views

 

Abbas: ICC Membership will be Fully Active by April

Arutz Sheva 30 January 2015
By Elad Benari

Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has declared that the PA’s membership of the International Criminal Court (ICC) would be fully active by April, the Ma’an news

 

Twin Falls Muslims work to educate locals, expand mosque

seattlepi.com 30 January 2015
By Tetona Dunlap

One recent Friday, men took off their shoes and placed them in a shoe organizer near the entrance of the Islamic Center of Twin Falls. They walked across green carpet into an area no

 

Article By MEMRI Scholar Tufail Ahmad: 'The Case For Reform Of Islam In India

MEMRI 30 January 2015

"Speaking about the risk of a likely lone wolf attack in India, Maharashtra state police chief Sanjeev Dayal told a newspaper in January: 'we had this case where this man wanted to go to

 

Watch VIDEO: Hezbollah Brigades convoy transporting American M1 tank

Hezbollah early this morning fired a rocket-propelled grenade at an IDF patrol along the Lebanon border, killing at least two soldiers and wounding seven others. The IDF has confirmed

 

Islamic Terrorism: The Taboo Topic

Gatestone Institue 28 January 2015
By Uzay Bulut

The political violence of the Koran is eternal and universal. The political violence of the Bible was for that particular historical time and place. This is the vast difference between Islam and

 
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