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Boko Haram abducts scores of young women

Residents told the bishop that scores of gunmen on motorcycles stormed their village, Garta, despite claims of Nigeria cease-fire DAKAR, Senegal: Scores of young women have been kidnapped in new abductions by Islamist militants in Nigeria, according to local journalists, a Roman Catholic bishop and news reports, indicating that Boko Haram’s campaign of violence is … Continue reading

When will Saudi Arabia women be allowed in sports stadiums?

Hey, Its the Kingdom.. Muwaffaq Al-Nuwaisser Newspapers and electronic news websites highlighted the statement of the official spokesman of the Saudi Football Federation, Adnan Al-Moaibed, who declared that when local clubs participate in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League, both male and female fans of hosted teams will be able to attend the match. … Continue reading

Pakistan Frees Daniel Pearl Kidnapper

by Daniel Greenfield It’s Pakistan. I’m just surprised that they haven’t given him a medal or elected him to higher office. A suspected Islamic militant was charged in Pakistan with plotting to abduct Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl, who was killed after his 2002 kidnapping in Karachi. The suspect, Mohammed Hashim Qadeer, could be … Continue reading

Historic Justice: A Kurdish State Now

Dr. Mordechai Kedar The borders of most of the Arab countries east of the Mediterranean were delineated in the period following WWI, on the ruins of the Ottoman Empire. The borders were fixed on the basis of British and French interests and the ties those two countries had formed with local groups. Two non-Muslim groups … Continue reading

The Terror Threat of a Weaponized Muslim

By Thomas Lifson Two terror attacks in Canada this week by recent converts to Islam have exposed the clear and present danger created by the violent rhetoric of the Koran.  Credit Prime Minister Harper for having the guts to use the T-word while President Obama’s team continues to pretend that Muslim fanatics shouting jihadist rhetoric … Continue reading

ISIS Used Chemical Weapons Against Iraqi Forces

Rumored chlorine gas attack in Iraq raises questions – was the group’s stronghold in Syria responsible for other attacks? By Tova Dvorin Chemical Weapons Suits Reuters The US is investigating reports that terror group Islamic State (ISIS) used chemical weapons against the Iraqi military, after separate accounts from both an unnamed Iraqi Defense official and … Continue reading

A Tale of Three Twitter Feeds: Hamas Tweets in Arabic, English, and Hebrew

Analysis of the social-media messaging of Hamas’ military wing reveals distinct voices for the West, the Arab Middle East, and Israel By Aaron Magid| An example of al-Qassam’s Arabic Twitter feed from August, 2014. (Twitter @qassam_arabic1) During the late afternoon on Aug. 26, hours before the Egyptian-mediated ceasefire in Gaza began, Hamas’ military wing—Al-Qassam Brigades—launched … Continue reading

Saudi Arabia to deal strictly with female drivers

The kingdom is the world’s only country where women are not allowed to operate cars. (File photo: Reuters) AFP, Riyadh Female drivers in Saudi Arabia will be dealt with “strictly”, authorities said on Thursday before a right-to-drive campaign culminates at the weekend. The kingdom is the world’s only country where women are not allowed to … Continue reading

Will ISIS be Next to Jump the White House Fence?

by Daniel Greenfield Undocumented election season has begun early with everyone and their cousin getting into the White House by jumping over the fence. A 23-year-old Maryland man was in custody Wednesday night after he climbed over the White House fence and was swiftly apprehended on the North Lawn by uniformed Secret Service agents and … Continue reading

Here’s the latest news from the 8th century

By Rick Moran Two unrelated incidents in Syria involving Islamists show that it’s not just Islamic State who wants to take us all back to the 8th century. Reuters: A man and a woman have been stoned to death for adultery in separate executions in jihadist-controlled areas of Syria, a monitoring group reported on Tuesday. … Continue reading