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Nigeria: Six Jihadists Arrested for Planting Bombs in a Church

Answering Muslims 20 June 2014
By David Wood

Nigeria—Six suspected Boko Haram members were arrested in Imo State in the early hours of Sunday inside the Winners Chapel Owerri, along Port Harcourt road, by the Imo State

 

Israel Spares No Expense to Rescue Kidnapped Nationals

The Phyllis Chesler Organization 20 June 2014
By Dr. Phyllis Chesler

Everything is happening all at once: The IDF has launched a massive manhunt on the West Bank. They have also asked journalists to use the hashtag #EyalGiladNaftali and to

 

Jihad: Explosion At World Cup Viewing Center In Nigeria

Atlas Shrugs 20 June 2014
By Pamela Geller

The sport of Islamic savages. But remember, Obama says that Boko Haram has "legitimate concerns.” Stay on top of what’s really happening. Follow me on Twitter here. Like

 

Iran: The Forced Murder Confession of Reyhaneh Jabbari

Gatestone Institute 20 June 2014
By Shadi Paveh

Reyhaneh Jabbari, now 26, was sentenced to death for killing Morteza Sarbandi, a former Iranian intelligence officer. According to her letters from prison, however, during

 

Al-Jazeera reporter held in Egypt freed

Yahoo News 20 June 2014

CAIRO — An Al-Jazeera Arabic service journalist who had been on hunger strike for more than four months to protest his prolonged detention without charges in Egypt has

 

Where are Islamic militants in Iraq getting their weapons? The answer surprised us

Public Radio International 20 June 2014
By Christopher Woolf

Many of the weapons used by the Islamic militants known as ISIS were simply captured from its enemies in Syria and Iraq. But ISIS also has foreign backers — some of whom are

 

Young children, armed to the teeth, watch, aid executions in Iraq

Atlas Shrugs 20 June 2014
By Pamela Geller

An Iraqi boy holds a weapon as he takes part in a gathering by Shiite tribesmen to show their willingness to join Iraqi security forces in the fight against jihadist militants.

 

Video: Is this helpful?

Pat Condell 17 June 2014
By Pat Condell

I do hope so. (continue reading...)

 

Britain ups Nigeria aid against Boko Haram

ANSA 17 June 2014

Britain is raising its educational and military aid to Nigeria in a bid to stem the depredations of Islamist militant group Boko Haram. In the latest promise of Western

 

The Role of Islam in African Slavery

iqbal latif 17 June 2014

Hugh Thomas’s “The Slave Trade” and Robin Blackburn's “The Making Of New World Slavery” sheds new light on centuries of slave trading. Piero Scaruffi in “The Origins of the African Slave Trade” writes that the civil rights movement of the 1960's have left many people with the belief that the slave trade was exclusively a European/USA phenomenon and only evil white people were to blame for it. This is a simplistic scenario that hardly reflects the facts.

 

Swedish firefighters have to wear bulletproof vests in Muslim areas, celebrate National Day in mosque

The Jihad Watch 16 June 2014
By Nicolai Sennels

Malmö’s firefighters are wearing stone-proof face masks and military grade bulletproof vests when entering Muslim areas. A prime example of the typical Swedish, suicidal

 

Europe wary of Iraq action; Germans urged to leave

Charlotte Observer 16 June 2014
By John-Thor Dahlburg and Frank Jordans

Germany urged its citizens to leave Baghdad and troubled parts of Iraq on Thursday, as European officials calibrated their response to a military push by Sunni Muslim

 

ISIS steals $429 million in Mosul; IB Times cites Money Jihad in comparison of richest terror groups

Money Jihad 16 June 2014

Al Qaeda in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has taken control of Mosul in a major setback for Iraqi and regional security. Mosul’s central bank was seized in the process, and the

 

Jihadists in Iraq Seize Nearly Half a Billion Dollars from Banks

Answering Muslims 16 June 2014
By David Wood

Remember when Obama took office and traveled to Cairo to show us that, if we simply praise Islam, jihadists will lay down their weapons and embrace us, in accordance with the

 

Islamist Militants Aim to Redraw Map of the Middle East

The Wall Street Journal 16 June 2014
By Bill Spindle and Gerald F. Seib

At an annual security conference in Israel this week, the head of the military showed pictures of two long-dead diplomats. Mark Sykes, an Englishman, and François

 

ANALYSIS: 2014 US-Islamic World Forum; US Policy On Global Muslim Brotherhood Collapses

Based on various sources, the GMBDW judges this year’s US-Islamic World Forum to be a sign of the complete collapse of US policy toward the Global Muslim Brotherhood. For the

 

ISIS Threatens to Invade Jordan, 'Slaughter' King Abdullah

The Gatestone Institute 16 June 2014
By Joseph Schmitz

The twin elephants in the living room of the ongoing debate over Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl are President Obama’s release of five Taliban "commanders” while the Taliban is still waging

 
 

Leading Turkish Islamist thinker: We can't go on like this

Al Monitor 16 June 2014
By Levent Gultekin

The situation calls for sound criticism. And we cannot have a closed-door debate. We have to speak out openly — before everyone and on all platforms — for the problems the

 

U.S. had ISIS leader in custody in 2009, let him go

The Gatestone Institute 16 June 2014
By Pamela Geller

"Iraq crisis: the jihadist behind the takeover of Mosul – and how America let him go,” by Colin Freeman, the Telegraph, June 11, 2014: The FBI "most wanted” mugshot shows a

 
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