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Crimea legally declares independence, Kosovo was illegal

B92 22 March 2014

President of the Serb Republic, RS, Milorad Dodik stated in Banja Luka that "no parallels can be drawn between the situation in Kosovo and that in Crimea." This is because

 

Russophobia and Islamophilia

American Thinker 21 March 2014

It’s hard to believe that it has been a quarter of a century since Ronald Reagan began to dismantle the ideological wall that divided Europe. Harder still to believe that American politicians

 

Turkey also a loser in Crimea

Al-Monitor 21 March 2014
By Fehim Tastekin

Who lost in Crimea? If there is a country to be added to Ukraine, it's Turkey.The referendum decision of Crimea to return to the Russian fold, after Turkey lost it to the

 

Video Shows Brutal Execution of 'Those Who Fight Against Islam'

Halal Porkshop 11 March 2014

A video of jihadists executing a group of Syrians in the city of Aleppo has emerged. The execution is carried out by Russian-speaking fighters, and one of those to be killed was said to be

 

Tatar Sunni Muslims pose a threat to Russia's occupation of Crimea

The Guardian 7 March 2014
By Andrew Wilson

Russia may be tightening its grip on Crimea, with little resistance to date, but they have yet to face the Crimean Tatar factor. There are 266,000 Crimean Tatars in Crimea, over 13%

 

Only Four Mosques for Moscow’s 2 Million Muslim Residents

Chicago Monitor 7 March 2014
By Alishba Malik

Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin recently said he did not want any more mosques being built in his city, claiming it would attract more Muslims. Such open displays of Islamophobia have

 

Turkey mobilizes for Crimea after 160 years

Al-Monitor 5 March 2014

The Crimean peninsula, scene of one of most important military struggles of the last years of the Ottoman Empire, has made a surprising comeback to the world scene after the

 

The Problem Of Passive Supporters Of Jihadi Terrorists And The Putin Solution

Terror Finance 2 March 2014
By Ganesh Sahathevan

While I have previously taken a top-down approach to describing the networks that support jihadists, the profileartion of Al-Qaeda franchises and off-shoots, such as

 

Muslims in Ukraine: A Small Problem Amid a Larger One

ACDemocracy 27 February 2014
By J. Millard Burr

“Crimean Tatars and Pro-Russian activists clashed outside a local parliament building in Ukraine’s Crimean peninsula.” In a long and detailed article on recent events in the Ukraine

 

Awwwww…Al-Jazeera calls Sochi "Putin’s Islamophobic Olympics”

Bare Naked Islam 19 February 2014

Yes, how dare Valdimir Putin pull out all the stops to keep out potential Muslim terrorists who have repeatedly threatened to bomb the Winter Games in Sochi, after repeatedly

 

Dagestan: New Epicenter of Muslim Terrorism in Russia

Lawrence A. Franklin 17 February 2014
By Lawrence A. Franklin

According to a survey with 6,000 respondents, the ranks of the jihad are being filled by ever-younger Dagestanis. Dagestan is eclipsing Chechnya as the seat of the most

 

The Brides of Allah: The Terror Threat of Black-Widow Suicide Bombers to the Winter Olympics

Huffington Post 15 February 2014
By Brian Glyn Williams

Russian security officials have worked hard to make the 2014 Winter Olympics safe. The Russians have deployed twice as many security personnel as the British did in the London

 

Saudis to export wahhabism in Kyrgyzstan

voiceofrussia 6 February 2014

Riyadh is showing a growing interest in Kyrgyzstan. In January, the Deputy Head of Saudi diplomacy visited the country. And before that, the chairman of the Consultative

 

Russian diplomat, wife stabbed in Sudan

RT - Russia Today 30 January 2014

Russia’s consul and his wife have been stabbed in Sudan's capital of Khartoum outside the embassy’s gates by a man from the Central African Republic. The Russian Foreign

 

Russian diplomat, wife stabbed in Sudan

Russia Today 29 January 2014

Russia’s consul and his wife have been stabbed in Sudan's capital of Khartoum outside the embassy’s gates by a man from the Central African Republic.

 

U.S. Identifies Terror Group Threatening Attacks on the Olympics

Washington Free Bacon 28 January 2014
By Bill Gertz

Terrorists with a North Caucasus Islamist group are promising to carry out suicide bomb attacks at the upcoming Olympic games in Sochi next month, including chemical arms

 

Europe loses population faster than Russia

pravda.ru 27 January 2014

Post-communist countries within the EU are losing population faster than Russia, Mark Adomanis, a Forbes blogger argued in his article. American economist Lyndon LaRouche

 

The Caucasus Snake Pit

American Center for Democracy 23 January 2014
By J. Millard Burr

An Islamic militant plot target, the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, was reported in late May 2012. News reports indicated that Russia’s security agencies, working with Russia’s

 

Video: A Black Widow Comes to Sochi

Gates of Vienna 21 January 2014

The other day a jihad group in the Caucasus posted a video warning the Russian government to expect terror attacks against the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi. Today the threat to the Olympics has acquired a face: that of the "Black Widow” mujahidette Salima Ibragimova.

 

Islamist Group Claims Volgograd Attacks, Threatens Olympics

The Jakarta Globe 20 January 2014

Moscow. An Islamic militant group said in a video posted online that it was behind two suicide bombings that killed at least 34 people last month in the Russian city of

 
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