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ISIS rolling out own curriculum in Syria schools

By Al Arabiya News Militants belonging to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria have reportedly begun implementing their own “Islamic curriculum” for students living in Syria’s northern city of Raqqa, a monitoring group has been informed. The education department under the ISIS governing body is planning to provide a workshop for male and female … Continue reading

Boko Haram beheaded six-year-old Christian boy

Boko Haram beheaded six-year-old Christian boy, group reports Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau calls for release of prisoners in exchange for kidnapped schoolgirls. It was revealed this week that Nigerian terrorist group Boko Haram beheaded a six-year-old boy on June 1 because he was a Christian. The attack occurred in Attagara, Gwoza district, Borno State … Continue reading

The Islamic State Has Nothing to Do With Islam

by Robert Spencer Whatever they may disagree about, Western leaders are in complete agreement about one thing: the new self-styled caliphate, the Islamic State, has nothing whatsoever to do with Islam. It’s a comforting, reassuring vision for Western non-Muslims facing a massive influx of Muslim immigrants and jittery about the prospect of Islamic terrorism, except … Continue reading

Hostage Steven Sotloff Is the Center of New ISIS Propaganda Campaign

Authors: Markham Nolan and Assaf Uni Jihadi media activists are orchestrating a new campaign on social networks in an attempt to ratchet up pressure on U.S. President Barack Obama. The ISIS militants want Obama to respond to their threats to execute American captive journalist Steven Sotloff. The well-planned campaign—which includes pre-formulated tweets, images and instructions for dissemination, all under … Continue reading

Destroy the ‘Islamic State’

  By John R. Bolton  The recent military successes of the Islamic State, also known as ISIS and ISIL, and the ongoing disintegration of Iraq’s “central” government have created a strategic crisis for the United States. Barack Obama’s belated, narrow authorization to use military force against the Islamic State does not constitute a coherent response, let … Continue reading

Islamic State captures huge air base in Syria

By Rick Moran Islamic State forces charged into a massive air base in northeastern Syria, sending Syrian army units flying and capturing – and beheading – dozens more. The terrorists reportedly used a child suicide bomber to breach the outer fence, and then stormed into the sprawling complex. IS lost about 500 fighters in the … Continue reading