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Years of tolerance nurtured Islamic extremism in Europe

Constantly prioritizing liberal values over national security in Europe has ultimately given a free hand to Islamic radicals, who sneak into the continent unhindered with little scrutiny, said expert Jennifer Breedon. By – Europe Breedon, an international criminal law attorney and expert in extremism studies, spoke in the wake of the attack in Paris on Saturday night, when a knife-wielding ...

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MUSLIM Swedish man publicly fundraised for ISIL on FACEBOOK for two years

Muslim Swedish man was sentenced to six months in jail last year after using Facebook to publicly raise money for ISIL. By – thenational.ae Although he was sentenced in November 2017, a long gap in reporting the incident brings more focus on how the social media giant handles its data and related security. Ahmad Qadan, from the town of Arloöv, a ...

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Erdogan is openly challenging Europe

This is the first time that Erdogan is openly challenging a concerted European stand.  Via: gatestoneinstitute.org Turkey’s foreign policy and the rhetoric that presumably went to support it, has, during the past several years, aimed less at achieving foreign policy goals and more at consolidating voters’ support for the Ankara government. Self-aggrandizing behavior has predominantly shaped policy and functioned to please ...

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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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13,000 secretly hanged in Syrian jail, says Amnesty

As many as 13,000 opponents of Bashar al-Assad were secretly hanged in one of Syria’s most infamous prisons in the first five years of the country’s civil war as part of an extermination policy ordered by the highest levels of the Syrian government, according to Amnesty International.  Via: Theguardian.com Many thousands more people held in Saydnaya prison died through torture ...

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Denmark deploying special forces to Syria against Islamic State

Denmark will deploy up to 60 special forces to fight Islamic State in Syria, the Danish government said on Friday.  Via: reuters.com NATO member Denmark is part of the U.S.-led operation “Inherent Resolve” against Islamic State and already has ground troops operating in Iraq. “Based on a concrete approach from the coalition, the government has decided to expand the tasks of ...

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The ISIL fights in Europe

Don’t buy their propaganda of ‘retaliation’ for Western strikes in Syria. The jihadist group has larger ambitions in Germany and France. The so-called Islamic State rushed to claim responsibility for last week’s Christmas market attack in Berlin, even with the alleged terrorist Anis Amri then on the run. (The 24-year-old Tunisian was killed a few days later in Milan.) The ...

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Now jihadis target THOUSANDS of churches in New Year terror plot

THE Islamic State will target churches across the United States on a series of attacks designed to turn New Year celebrations into a bloodbath, according to a new hitlist. ISIS has reportedly published a list of names and addresses of thousands of US churches, calling on its followers to attack them. The chilling list was posted in the group’s Secrets ...

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Moscow’s bombing campaign has paid off for Putin

Russian forces have been operating in support of the government of President Bashar al-Assad in Syria for a year. Their impact has been significant. When they arrived, there were fears that government forces were close to collapse. This position has largely been reversed. It is the Syrian government – while still fragile – that is now on the offensive with ...

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