Filed under Terrorism

Another wave of Boko Haram attacks

By Laura Grossman Currently ranked fourth in the 2014 Global Terrorism Index, Nigeria is suffering another wave of attacks in the northeast by the terrorist group Boko Haram. On Nov. 20, Boko Haram fighters killed 48 fish sellers in an attack near the Chadian border. Without using guns, the terrorists slit the throats of some … Continue reading

Al-Nusra attack Aleppo Shiite towns

BEIRUT – Islamist fighters launched an offensive to seize two Shiite towns north of Aleppo on the weekend in a bid to secure rebel supply lines into the embattled city.   On Sunday, fighters from the Al-Qaeda-affiliated Al-Nusra Front as well as other opposition forces attacked Zahraa and Nubl, both of which have been besieged by … Continue reading

Report Reveals US Schools Whitewashing Hamas, PA

Parents group demands answers after report shows Newton, MA public schools alter Hamas and PA charters, accept Israel’s destruction. By Ari Yashar Gaza exhibit on recent operation (illustration) Abed Rahim Khatib Parents groups are up in arms after a recent report found public schools in Newton, Massachusetts presented whitewashed versions of Hamas and Palestinian Authority … Continue reading

2 Minnesota Men Charged With Aiding ISIS

by: PAUL MCENROE Two Twin Cities men who allegedly tried to join terrorists fighting in Syria were charged with conspiracy Tuesday in federal court in Minneapolis. One of the Somali-Americans charged is expected to appear before a U.S. magistrate this afternoon; the other is believed to be in Syria. Abdi Nur, 18, and Abdullahi Yusuf, … Continue reading

Chilling Video Documents ISIS Child Training Camps

By Ari Soffer ISIS fighters parade in the northern Syrian city of Tel Abayd, Jan. 2, 2014 Reuters A recent propaganda video released by the Islamist State terrorist group (ISIS) showcases how it is building the next generation of jihadis, by training and indoctrinating young children at special camps. The video, produced in the slick, … Continue reading

Quotes by Palestinian Leaders

In the west, the leaders of terrorist organizations speak moderately and responsibly in their speeches. But in the middle-east, when speaking to their people and their allies, they do not hesitate to deny the existence of the State of Israel and to call for Jihad, battles, and suicide attacks. Members of terrorist organizations have not … Continue reading

Obama is the Islamic State dream recruiter

Farid Ghadry Ever since the air campaign against ISIL in Syria and Iraq, I warned in several Blogs that unless the US also strikes the Assad forces or at least provides protection to the civilians Assad is massacring while Obama ignores the suffering of the Syrian people, ISIL will get fresh recruits of Sunnis to … Continue reading

ISIS continues its state-building project unabated

Dr. Theodore Karasik Despite coalition air strikes, ISIS, or the Islamic State (IS), is a very dangerous group set on state development. It is not terrorist nor insurgent; ISIS represents a group that mixes extremism with state-building designs. They are mercantilism-fundamentalists if you will. They have their own notion of a state and all the … Continue reading

More British mercenaries join fight against ISIS

Anti-ISIS Western fighters in Syria. (Photo courtesy: Lions of Rojava’s Facebook page) More and more British citizens are joining other Westerners battling jihadists in Syria and Iraq, Britain’s Independent newspaper reported over the weekend. James Hughes, former British infantryman who fought in Afghanistan, is understood to be in northern Syria backing Kurds in their fight … Continue reading

Al Jazeera Praises Synagogue Massacre of Rabbis

by Daniel Greenfield Al Jazeera is run by Qatar which sponsors such moderate peaceful organizations as Hamas and ISIS. So this op-ed is no surprise. What is surprising is the willingness of the media to pretend that Osama bin Laden’s favorite media outlet is a legitimate news organization. Referring to the attack by two Muslim … Continue reading

The children of the Third Intifada

Ynet speaks to Palestinian youths who have chosen to resist Israeli police using stones, tires, and fireworks, rather than attend school. Hassan Shaalan Meet Salah, Ahmad, Hassan and Riyad – the children of the third intifada. They appear masked, throwing stones at Israeli police officers and lighting tires on fire. These children – between the … Continue reading

Al-Qaeda in Yemen denounces ‘expansionist’ ISIS

AQAP’s spiritual leader said ISIS “forced the nation, all the nation, to pledge allegiance” in absence of “consultation” with other Jihadist leaders. (File photo: AFP) Al Arabiya News Yemen’s al-Qaeda branch on Friday denounced the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group for declaring a caliphate on territory it seized and for aggressively seeking … Continue reading