Tagged with Islam

It’s Time for US to Take the Fight to the Islamists

By Jack David A headline from last weekend screamed that the murder of an ISIS hostage from Japan, like the beheadings of Westerners carried out by the group last year, was “unforgiveable.” Two weeks earlier, political leaders around the world expressed their outrage at Islamist terrorists’ assassination of the staff of Charlie Hebdo magazine in … Continue reading

10,000 Palestinian teens graduate Hamas terror camp

Elior Levy While their senior counterparts have been testing new homemade rockets and rebuilding the terror tunnel infrastructure, more than 10,000 teenagers arrived at an Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades training compound. Under the guise of a program named “Pioneers of the Resistance,” the Palestinian youths – aged 15 to 21 – underwent intensive military training, … Continue reading

Lessons for Obama from the shores of Tripoli

  At first glance, America seems to be struggling with how to adequately respond to the Islamic State terror group. The might of the world’s most powerful army is barely being felt by what is essentially an organized group of bandits.   A state of the art military responsible for the “shock and awe” that … Continue reading

New bill gives Turkey PM power to shut down websites

Critics in Turkey keep slamming the government of “censorship” on the Internet, organizing protests. Over 64,000 websites are currently blocked by Turkish authorities. 97 percent of them are blocked by the administration without any court order. Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) deputies have prepared a fresh bill to boost the government’s control over … Continue reading

Spain: Police Arrest 4 Suspected Members of Jihadist Cell

Harold Heckle / AP (MADRID)— Spanish National Police arrested four suspected jihadis Saturday in the country’s North African enclave of Ceuta who allegedly had formed a terror cell and were ready to carry out an attack, the Interior Ministry said. Interior Minister Jorge Fernandez Diaz said investigators, working with their Moroccan counterparts, were struck by … Continue reading

Leader of Ansar al-sharia, dies of wounds

https://apis.google.com/u/0/se/0/_/+1/fastbutton?usegapi=1&size=tall&origin=http%3A%2F%2Fenglish.alarabiya.net&url=http%3A%2F%2Fenglish.alarabiya.net%2Fen%2FNews%2Fafrica%2F2015%2F01%2F23%2FLeader-of-Libyan-Islamists-Ansar-al-sharia-dies-of-wounds-.html&gsrc=3p&jsh=m%3B%2F_%2Fscs%2Fapps-static%2F_%2Fjs%2Fk%3Doz.gapi.en.aatL8dgzWBI.O%2Fm%3D__features__%2Fam%3DAQ%2Frt%3Dj%2Fd%3D1%2Ft%3Dzcms%2Frs%3DAGLTcCNJCyI9eeVYCu3nhkPLVVAVuHkGDw#_methods=onPlusOne%2C_ready%2C_close%2C_open%2C_resizeMe%2C_renderstart%2Concircled%2Cdrefresh%2Cerefresh%2Conload&id=I2_1422038931696&parent=http%3A%2F%2Fenglish.alarabiya.net&pfname=&rpctoken=22379621 Mohamed al-Zahawi, leader of the Libyan Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia, has died from wounds. (File photo: Reuters) Reuters, Benghazi Mohamed al-Zahawi, leader of the Libyan Islamist group Ansar al-Sharia, has died from wounds suffered when fighting pro-government troops several months ago, his family and officials said on Friday. Zahawi, who founded an Ansar al-Sharia … Continue reading