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Islamic State fighters surrounded in Mosul by Iraqi army

Islamic State fighters are in disarray and struggling to fend off a rapid offensive by Iraqi forces to recapture Mosul and expel the militants from their last major stronghold in the country, a top US military official said. Via: AP “They’re lacking purpose, motivation and direction,” Army Major General Joseph Martin said in a phone interview from Baghdad. “I’ve never ...

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Tillerson To U.N. Rights Council: Reform or We’re Leaving

The Trump administration is threatening a withdrawal from the U.N. Human Rights Council if it does not undertake “considerable reform,” Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warned a group of nine non-profit organizations in a letter this week. Via: foreignpolicy.com The correspondence, obtained by Foreign Policy, explains the Trump administration’s rationale for considering a departure from the 47-member organization. An immediate withdrawal from ...

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Russia Became the Middle East’s New Power Broker

On the morning of January 11, Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar climbed up the companionway of an aircraft carrier floating off the Mediterranean port of Tobruk. As a Marine band played and an honor guard presented arms, an admiral in a white full-dress uniform greeted the Libyan strongman, who was a senior commander in the U.S.-backed rebel forces that ousted the ...

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Berlin police : Muslim truck attacker’s mosque raid & shut down

A Berlin mosque attended by the young Muslim who attacked a Christmas market in December has shut its doors and been banned, as authorities raided over 20 properties in the German capital in major crackdown on suspected Islamists. Via: Brünnhilde The mosque on Perleberger Strasse in the Moabit district was banned by Berlin’s State Interior Ministry, after preemptively closing its doors last ...

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InSide the Global Jihad February 23, 2017

On February 19, 2017, the Iraqi forces, with US and coalition air support, opened the offensive to liberate west Mosul. The Iraqi forces opened the attack on Mosul’s western and southern outskirts. In the city of Al-Bab, northeast of Aleppo, fighting continues. Via: terrorism-info.org Main events of the week On February 19, 2017, the Iraqi forces, with US and coalition ...

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Muslim Swede tried to raise cash on Facebook to fund Isis

A Swedish citizen has been jailed for urging people to finance Isis through Facebook, a landmark case for the country.  Via: thelocal.se  In a Facebook account linked to Ahmad Qadan,34, a post written in Swedish and published on August 21st, 2013, said: “Help us supply our brothers at the front with weapons so they can avenge their brothers and sisters.” He ...

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In Sweden Hate Speech Just for Muslims Imams

In Sweden, comments that object to sexual violence against women in the Quran are prosecuted, but calling homosexuality a “virus” is fine. Via: gatestoneinstitute.org Antisemitism has become so socially acceptable in Sweden that anti-Semites can get away with anything, and no one even notices, as Nima Gholam Ali Pour reports. One of Sweden’s main news outlets, in fact, described anti-Semitism as ...

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Bill Gates warns tens of millions could be killed by bio-terrorism

A chilling warning that tens of millions of people could be killed by bio-terrorism was delivered at the Munich security conference by the world’s richest man, Bill Gates  Via: theguardian.com  Gates, who has spent much of the last 20 years funding a global health campaign, said: “We ignore the link between health security and international security at our peril.” Gates, ...

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ISIS Terrorist Says He Raped and Killed Hundreds of Yazidi Women

Islamic State militant Amar Hussein says he reads the Koran all day in his tiny jail cell to become a better person. He also says he raped more than 200 women from Iraqi minorities, and shows few regrets Via: reuters.com  Kurdish intelligence authorities gave Reuters rare access to Hussein and another Islamic State militant who were both captured during an assault ...

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Household Brands Unintentionally Fund and Prop Up ISIS Terrorism

TOP brands are “funding” terrorism by unknowingly advertising on jihadi videos, it was claimed last night. Via: thesun.co.uk Advertising for the firms is appearing on YouTube videos containing jihadi material, as well as ones containing pornographic and extreme right content. One ad by car firm ­Mercedes was on a pro-ISIS video on YouTube that was viewed 115,000 times, The Times reported. The ...

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