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Jun 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudanese woman who gave birth in a Khartoum prison after being sentenced to death in May for allegedly converting from Islam to Christianity, has been freed, FoxNews.com has confirmed. Ibrahim, 27, refused to renounce her Christian faith in court in May, prompting a judge to sentence her to hang ...

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Jun 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The New York Times: The Iraqi government said Sunday that Sunni militants had taken control of a major Iraqi post on the Syrian border, strengthening their ability to move men and supplies into Iraq’s heartland. As the government tried to cast the setback in a positive light, saying troops had made a “tactical” decision ...

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Jun 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

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Jun 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Hill: Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said Sunday that the Sunni militants taking over Iraq have quickly gained power because the United States has armed their group in Syria. “I think we have to understand first how we got here,” he said on CNN’s “State of the Union.” “We have been arming ...

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Jun 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

(Reuters) - Iran's top leader rejected possible intervention in Iraq by the United States or other outside powers, accusing Washington on Sunday of trying to manipulate Iraqi sectarian differences to retake control of the country it once occupied. In remarks published by the official IRNA news agency, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei added that Iraqis themselves ...

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Jun 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Telegraph: The pilot of the missing Malaysia Airlines plane which disappeared in March with 239 people on board had plotted a flight path to a remote island far into the southern Indian Ocean where the search is now focused, investigators have discovered. The route, which was deleted before MH370 disappeared on March 8, ...

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Jun 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from Australia News: AUSTRALIAN terrorists are calling on others to join the jihadist takeover of Iraq with further proof of their involvement, with the Islamic State in Iraq and Levant (ISIS) terror group found in a video released via the internet. The revelation comes as officials in the Australian embassy in Baghdad go to a ...

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Jun 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Corner: Senator Marco Rubio warned on Sunday that American security is directly threatened by ISIS’s attempt to establish a caliphate in Iraq from which it can strike out at Western countries. “This is an extremely serious national-security risk for the country if they were to establish that safe haven,” Rubio told Norah ...

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Jun 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Al Sadr is Iran's other main man in Iraq, next to Maliki, and he's making the threat because Iran doesn't want the U.S. to have any influence or power in Iraq. Excerpted from Sky News: A Shia cleric loyal to anti-US cleric Moqtada al Sadr has warned that the 300 US military advisers en route to ...

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Jun 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Sydney Morning Herald: A small force of about half a dozen Australian troops has been sent to Baghdad to help protect Australian embassy staff as Iraq faces continuing upheaval amid a vicious jihadist insurgency. Fairfax Media understands that the group of Australian Defence Force personnel will primarily liaise with the US military, which ...

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Jun 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Related - ‘Public Beheadings, Crucifixions’: Iraq’s Christians At Mercy Of Advancing Jihadis With Syria-Style Slaughter On Their Minds Related - Al Qaeda Butchers Leave ‘Roads Lined With Decapitated Iraqi Police And Soldiers’ Related - ‘This Is Our Ball, It Is Made Of Skin’: Iraq Al Qaeda (ISIS) Jokes About Using Severed Head As A Soccer Ball ...

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Jun 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Washington — Sunni extremists in Iraq have occupied what was once Saddam Hussein's premier chemical-weapons production facility, a complex that still contains a stockpile of old weapons, State Department and other U.S. government officials said. U.S. officials don't believe the Sunni militants will be able to create a functional chemical weapon from the material. The weapons ...

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Jun 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: Ukrainian troops and pro-Russian rebels battled in eastern Ukraine Thursday after the separatists rejected a call to lay down their arms, government forces say, as Russia resumed its military buildup near the country’s border. Fighting erupted in the town of Krasny Liman, which was been under government control, according to Reuters. "We issued ...

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Jun 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES: NATO fighter jets were scrambled Wednesday to intercept unidentified aircraft over the Baltics. Royal Air Force Typhoons deployed as part of NATO’s Baltics Air Policing mission soon identified the “zombie” aircraft: Russians. A Tupolev Tu-22M “Backfire” bomber, four Sukhoi Su-27 “Flanker” fighters, one Beriev A50 ‘Mainstay’ early warning aircraft and an Antonov ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

U.S.-made Humvees enroute from Iraq to Syria via ISIL social media Excerpted from Washington Free Beacon: Syrian and Iraqi terrorist forces obtained significant numbers of tanks, trucks, and U.S.-origin Humvees in recent military operations in Iraq and those arms are being shipped to al Qaeda rebels in Syria, according to U.S. officials. U.S. intelligence agencies reported this ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from CNS: MRCTV talks to protesters calling for the release of U.S. Marine Andrew Tahmooressi outside the Mexican Embassy - where a spokesperson for the Mexican Embassy tells them illegal border crossing is "not committing a crime." "When a Mexican, or any other citizen, crosses a boarder, let's say illegally, they are not committing a ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

DAMATURU, Nigeria (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated a tricycle taxi packed with explosives at an outdoor World Cup viewing center in a northeast Nigerian city Tuesday night, and witnesses said several people were killed. Hospital workers said the death likely will rise with 15 people critically wounded and casualties still coming in to the main ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from WFB: Radical Islamist groups were reportedly developing at a robust pace in the West Bank of the Gaza Strip last week following the Palestinian Authority unity agreement, according to the Tower. Also last week, a demonstration celebrating Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) military accomplishments that featured the chanting ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

TORONTO (AP) — The Canadian government has approved a proposed pipeline to the Pacific Coast that would allow Canada's oil to be shipped to Asia. The approval was expected. Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper has been a staunch supporter of Enbridge's proposed Northern Gateway pipeline after the U.S. delayed a decision on TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Chemical weapons inspectors who came under attack while investigating claims of chlorine gas attacks in Syria last month found information suggesting that similar chemicals had indeed been used, the global chemical weapons watchdog said on Tuesday. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, which is overseeing the destruction of Syria’s chemical stockpile, ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Associated Press - Muslim Extremists attacked a coastal area of Kenya for the second night in a row, killing at least nine people a day after the deaths of nearly 50, an official said Tuesday. Police spokesman Masoud Mwinyi said that al-Shabab militants attacked Majembeni village. The Somali militant group also claimed responsibility for the ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Tehran (AFP) - Some 5,000 Iranians have pledged online to defend Iraq's Shiite Muslim holy sites against Sunni extremists who are waging war against the Baghdad government, a report said on Tuesday. The pledges were made on the harimshia.org website, which was launched by a group naming itself the Popular Headquarters for the Defence of Shiite ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

AUGUST 01, 2013

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

They've known who this guy is and where's he's been for over a year. He's been talking to the media. The admin did nothing. All of a sudden, yesterday, finally, they arrest him. TONIGHT: Hillary Clinton Sits Down With Fox News for Live Interview Related - Fox News is ready for Hillary Orlando Sentinel: Clinton talks to Bret ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Independent: The Iraqi ambassador to the US has issued a desperate plea for international assistance dealing with the rise of Sunni militants across his country, warning that a failure to do so will lead to the emergence of “a thousand [Osama] bin Ladens”. Comparing the threat to Iraq from the Islamic State of ...

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