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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

Three Saudi students in US held over male rape

Saudi Gazette report   DAMMAM — Three Saudi scholarship students in the US are facing charges of raping a young American man in his 20s in the town of Metro, northeast Oklahoma state, Makkah daily reported on Wednesday. Sources from the Saudi Consulate in Houston said the three students were arrested by police and sent … Continue reading

Did Israel Avert a Hamas Massacre?

The story behind the Gaza tunnel plot, from Israeli intelligence officials—and Hamas leader Khalid Mishal. By Adam Ciralsky A medical officer in the I.D.F. Southern Command stands in a Hamas–built tunnel on Israel’s border with the Gaza Strip, near Kibbutz Ein Hashlosha. Noises in the Night Yossi Adoni, a village leader in Zarit, is worried. … Continue reading

‘Islamic State’ Should Cause No Surprise

(Written for Arutz Sheva, translated from the Hebrew by Rochel Sylvetsky) For the past several months, the entire world has been busy writing and talking about the “Islamic State” or the “caliphate nation”, as if this phenomenon poses a totally new threat whose cruelty and rapid advance has never been seen before. Without doubt, the … Continue reading

3 American teen girls caught trying to join ISIS

By Peter Sullivan Three American teenage girls were caught in Germany apparently on their way to join ISIS in Syria, U.S. officials said Tuesday. “FBI Denver Division is aware of the situation and assisted with bringing the individuals back to Denver,” said Suzie Payne, a spokeswoman for the FBI. “The juveniles are safe and reunited … Continue reading

Silence in the face of Jihad in New Jersey

By Rabbi Aryeh Spero Recently, Australian policed uncovered a jihadist plot to kidnap regular citizens on the streets of Sydney, behead them, and send the gruesome and terrifying videos over the internet. The aim of the terrorists was to bring Australia to its knees and bend it to Islamic demands. Unknown to most, we in … Continue reading

Iran makes arrests after acid attacks on women

  Ashtari was reported as saying he suspected that the culprits were likely to be “mentally unstable.” (Shutterstock) Reuters, Dubai Iran has arrested a number of people suspected of throwing acid at women deemed to be wearing Islamic head covering improperly, authorities said on Monday, following a series of attacks in Isfahan that have caused … Continue reading

How the Muslim World Benefits from ISIS

by Daniel Greenfield However the US campaign against ISIS goes, the beneficiaries will be its Sunni Muslim allies who are also doubling as our allies. While on the surface ISIS appears to have cut all ties, threatening even former allies like Turkey and Qatar, underneath the surface the pragmatic connections remain as strong as ever. … Continue reading

Muslims demand breakaway Islamic nation in Norway

by Eliyokim Cohen “We do not wish to live together with dirty beasts like you…” The Norwegian news portal VG Nett is reporting that a Muslim terrorist group, Ansar al-Sunna’, is threatening that if a section of the nation’s capitol isn’t transformed into a sharia-complaint Muslim nation, an attack rivaling 9/11 will be launched upon … Continue reading