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Caliphate Under Pressure: Is Islamic State in Trouble in Iraq?

Spiegel Online 27 March 2015
By Susanne Koelbl and Christoph Reuter

The trip from Baghdad to Tikrit remains extremely dangerous. There may be bombs planted along the road and snipers occasionally lurk nearby. As such, nobody knows for sure which

 

The Islamic State Recruited 400 Child Soldiers in 3 Months

The Clarion Project 27 March 2015

Over the last three months the Islamic State has recruited some 400 child soldiers, according to a Syrian monitor group. It calls them the ‘Cubs of the Caliphate’ thematically in keeping

 

Palestinian rockets killed Gaza civilians during war

Zee News 27 March 2015

In a damning report released today, Amnesty International said Palestinian rocket fire during the 2014 summer war in Gaza had killed more civilians inside the Gaza Strip than inside

 

Australia foils 230 Muslims trying to leave the country to join the jihad

Jihad Watch 27 March 2015
By Robert Spencer

Is this supposed to be a feel-good story? A “Wow, the counterterrorism squads are doing a great job” story? But what now? Australia authorities aren’t going to dare to do a

 

Denmark sending fewer foreign fighters to Isis

The Local Denmark 26 March 2015

In 2013, 66 Danes travelled to Syria or Iraq to either fight alongside or against the terror group Isis. In 2014, the number was nearly halved to 37, radio programme P1 Oreintering

 

European Jews honour Danish Muslim

The Copenhagen Post 26 March 2015
By Christian Wenande

When the European Jewish Association (EJA) meets this afternoon in Brussels to remember the victims of the shootings in Copenhagen last month, a young Danish Muslim will be in

 

Are Pakistani Christian and Hindu women daughters of a lesser God?

Daily O 25 March 2015
By Ahmar Mustikhan

After ISIS fighters overran Yazidi villages in Iraq's Sinjar region last fall reports surfaced of massive scale of sexual slavery of Yazidi women that shook the world's conscience, but the

 

Pushback: Peaceful Muslims called 'irrelevant'

WND.com 25 March 2015

Saba Ahmed, a Muslim-American law student at American University in Washington, D.C., told an auditorium full of Americans that she doesn’t see the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims

 

Islamic State Executions: ISIS Stones Couple For Adultery In Latest Public Killings Over Social Crimes

International Business Times 25 March 2015
By Cristina Silva

Islamic State group fighters fatally stoned a man and woman accused of adultery in Iraq Tuesday in a public square in the northern city of Mosul, the New York Times reported. The

 

Israeli group's documentary accuses Hamas of training child soldiers

Fox News 25 March 2015
By Paul Alster

A new documentary that shows senior Hamas figures in Gaza unabashedly discussing the training of child soldiers and glorifying suicide bombers at military-style youth camps will be

 

Australia a Puzzling Hotbed of Islamic State Recruiting

Military.com 25 March 2015
By Rod McGuirk

A nightclub bouncer who reportedly became a terror group leader. A man who tweeted a photo of his young son clutching a severed head. A teenager who is believed to have turned

 

IS Sisters' Urge Russian-Speaking Women To 'Join Us In Syria'

A message purporting to be from Russian-speaking women with the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria and calling for other women to join them has been shared on social media. The

 

I Was a Christian Slave of ISIS

Aleteia 25 March 2015
By John Burger

They knew he was Christian right away because of his name. And that's all they needed, to decide to kidnap him. "Your name is very strange,” said the Muslim men dressed in black as they

 

Three men charged with sexual assault of 14-year-old Calgary girl

Globalnews.ca 25 March 2015
By Melissa Ramsay

CALGARY – Police have charged three men with the sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl last year. Investigators say the assaults occurred while the victim was spending time with the

 

Burqa-clad suicide bomber kills provincial Afghan police chief

Al Arabiya News 25 March 2015

A suicide bomber wearing a burqa blew himself up in the Afghan capital Kabul, killing an influential provincial police chief, officials said Thursday. The Taliban immediately claimed responsibility for

 

100 Throat-Slit Corpses Left By Boko Haram

Sky News 25 March 2015

Up to 100 bodies, many with their throats slit, have been found in a mass grave on the edge of a town in northeast Nigeria after it was freed from Boko Haram militants. Soldiers from Chad and

 

Tsarnaev blamed bad grades on loss of loved ones in Chechnya

Albany Times Union 25 March 2015
By Denise Lavoie

Three months before he bombed the Boston Marathon, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev told college officials he had been unable to concentrate on his studies because he had "lost too many" loved ones in

 

Up to 500 West Midlands children 'at risk of sex exploitation'

BBC News 20 March 2015

A report found some children were trafficked by gangs and often passed between offenders Continue reading the main story Related Stories Ofsted concerns on child

 

The Islamization of South America

gatesofvienna 20 March 2015

Islam has made serious inroads into South America. Hezbollah is know to be active there, particularly in the Tri-Border Area, and Venezuela has been working with Iran for

 

ISIS: Four Islamic extremists 'had links to university in Liverpool'

Daily Mirror 20 March 2015
By Joshua Taylor

Four former students from a university in Liverpool have links to Islamist terrorism, it has been claimed. It is believed two former students of Liverpool's John Moores

 
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