The Islamic State has released a 2-minute, 46-second video showing the beheading of Steven Sotloff, according to the SITE Intelligence Group. Sotloff, an American journalist, had been seen in captivity in an earlier video of the killing of his fellow prisoner, James Foley.Read more…
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Barack Obama talked to the media last week about U.S. action against the Islamic State and went off-script, saying offhand that the U.S. didn’t have a strategy yet for defeating the fundamentalist dirtbags muscling in on Iraq. But what would a good strategy look like? How do you solve a problem like Sharia?Read more…
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It is understood that a young woman from Glasgow has travelled to Syria and has been promoting terrorism back home via her Twitter account.
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A 16-year-old girl who allegedly attempted to fly to Syria to join a militant Islamist group was arrested at an airport in Nice on Saturday, French officials say. Her parents reportedly had no idea what she was planning. Read more…
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The support of local Sunni Muslims has paved the way for the ISIS conquests in Syria and Iraq. They may yet be turned against it, but not by bombs and rockets.
Continue reading ISIS Enablers Could Be Its Weakness, Too
After lots of bluster about striking ISIS on Syria, President Obama threw cold water on the idea Thursday, disappointing those who wanted him to take the fight to ISIS in Syria.
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Just before American journalist Steven Sotloff was abducted in Syria, his fixer’s identity may have been compromised.
Continue reading Was Steven Sotloff A Marked Man?
Days before Foley was abducted in 2012, alleged members of a jihadi kidnapping network tied to ISIS slipped through the legal system in Britain, and may have started looking for new hostages in Syria.
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The rift between Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama over Syria that spilled view this week was three years in the making and was about much more than just arming the rebels.
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Hillary Clinton and Congressmen alike have called on Obama to arm Syria’s rebels. But the President fumed at lawmakers in a private meeting for suggesting he should’ve done more.
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Iraq, terrorism, Syria and…the NCAA? This weekend’s Sunday shows tackled all the the threats to the American way of life.
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The Pontiff makes a heartfelt appeal for peace in Gaza, Iraq, Syria … but is anyone listening?
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They’re already on the offensive in Syria and Iraq, now there are signs the radical jihadis want to attack in Lebanon to divide the Shia forces against them.
Continue reading Will ISIS Open a Third Front?