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December, 2017

  • 28 December

    At least 300 British ISIS fighters are hiding in Turkey

    At least 300 British ISIS fighters are hiding in Turkey, it has emerged, amid fears they could try to slip home to carry out terror attacks. Thousands of jihadists fled to Turkey after the terror group lost its grip on the strongholds of Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq this year. By – Julian Robinson Western security sources have warned of an increased risk of atrocities in ...

  • 24 December

    Global Muslim Brotherhood Meets to Plan Future Strategy

    Away from the watchful eyes of the world media and under the guise of attending a conference in Mauritania, prominent members of the international Muslim Brotherhood will meet openly on Friday, December 22, 2017, for the first time since the downfall of Mohammed Morsi, Egypt’s failed president from the Brotherhood’s party. By – Ran Meir   Even though the terror organization Hamas allegedly separated from the ...

  • 14 December

    ISIS jihadis have left Syria and are heading back to Europe to mount terror attacks

    Saddam al-Hamadi, 26, was arrested by Turkish security forces last month He helped to smuggle new ISIS recruits into group’s de facto capital, Raqqa As city falls, the former ISIS fighter has warned terrorists are targeting Europe Frontline roles reserved for foreign fighters, including British recruits, he said By –  Gareth Davies A former Islamic State militant captured after the fall ...

  • 4 December

    Talk of a Peace Plan That Snubs Palestinians Roils Middle East

    In a mysterious trip last month, Mahmoud Abbas, the Palestinian president, traveled to Saudi Arabia’s capital for consultations with the hard-charging crown prince about President Trump’s plans for Middle East peace. What was said when the doors were closed, however, has since roiled the region. Via:  According to Palestinian, Arab and European officials who have heard Mr. Abbas’s version of the ...

  • 2 December

    ISIS group urges lone-wolf attacks on children in West

    A group affiliated with the Islamic State is calling on lone wolves in America and Europe to attack Western children in retaliation for the death of Muslim children during airstrikes in Syria, according to an intelligence group. Via:  Cristina  Maza  The message was posted in a pro-ISIS Telegram channel on Monday and spread across a variety of pro-ISIS chat groups. “I wish that I ...

November, 2017

  • 24 November

    Egypt: Hundreds dead as mosque attackers gun down worshippers

    At least 260 people were killed and another 109 injured in an attack on a Sufi mosque in Egypt’s North Sinai region on Friday, Egyptian state-run media reported, in what appears to be the deadliest terror attack on Egyptian soil. Via: Ian Lee & Laura Smith-Spark After at least two explosions, gunmen who were waiting outside the mosque opened fire at worshipers ...

  • 21 November

    Sexual abuse pervasive in Pakistan Islamic schools

    Kausar Parveen struggles through tears as she remembers the blood-soaked pants of her 9-year-old son, raped by a religious cleric. Each time she begins to speak, she stops, swallows hard, wipes her tears and begins again Via:  Kathy Gannon The boy fidgets with his scarf and looks over at his mother. “Did he touch you?’ He nods. “Did he hurt you ...

  • 18 November

    The Collapse of the Islamic State? What Comes Next?

    On June 29, 2014, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi declared the establishment of the Islamic Caliphate by the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq. In the summer of 2014, at the height of its expansion, the Islamic State’s territory covered about a third of Iraq and between a quarter and a third of Syria Via: That large expanse, from the outskirts ...

  • 12 November

    Iran building permanent military base in Syria

    The Iranian military is said to have established a compound at a site used by the Syrian army outside El-Kiswah, 14 km (8 miles) south of Damascus. Via: Gordon Corera The report comes amid growing tensions over Iranian influence in Syria and across the region. Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu recently warned that Iran wanted to establish itself militarily in Syria. “Israel ...

  • 12 November

    Muslim Syrian Rapes Pony On “Görlitzer Park” in Berlin

    A young man allegedly sexually assaulted a pony of the “Children’s Farm” in Görlitzer Park. An employee of the institution confirms this to Berliner Morgenpost. The incident occurred on Friday of last week around 3 PM. Amanda F. Via: Sebastian Geisler  (name changed by our editorial staff) described the incident to Berliner Morgenpost. “My babysitter took a walk with our son ...